Same-sex Marriage Breaking News: Supreme Court Paves Way for Gay Marriage in California

Now watching

Next video starts in : 7 Play

Same-sex Marriage Breaking News: Supreme Court Paves Way for Gay Marriage in California

Same-sex Marriage Breaking News: Supreme Court Paves Way for Gay Marriage in California
Replay video
Up next

Watch a Sneak Peek of Community Episode 7

Unlock your personal NFL Now stream by signing in to NFL.com

Same-sex Marriage Breaking News: Supreme Court Paves Way for Gay Marriage in California

by Wochit 1:00 mins

Same-sex Marriage Breaking News: Supreme Court Paves Way for Gay Marriage in California

by Wochit 1:00 mins

The Supreme Court paved the way for gay marriage in California,but sidestepped a broad ruling that would affect the whole country by saying it could not decide a closely watched case on the constitutionality of a California law that restricts marriage to opposite-sex couples. The Supreme Court has struck down a key provision of the Defense of Marriage Act, ruling that same-sex spouses legally married in a state may receive federal benefits. The high court rules a key part of the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. Nearly 150 years after the United States decided that no person should be denied equal protection under the law, the United States Supreme Court on Wednesday declared it unconstitutional to restrict federal marriage benefits for same-sex couples.

Must Watch

Must Watch

  1. 0:29

    Watch a Sneak Peek of Community Episode 7

  2. 3:08

    Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

  3. 0:58

    "VEEP’ Cast Improvises A Very Special Episode - Exclusively For Yahoo TV

  4. 0:12

    Gorilla Slams and Breaks Glass at Zoo

  5. 27:05

    Other Space Episode 1: Into the Great Beyond...Beyond

Other Space

  1. 27:05

    Other Space Episode 1: Into the Great Beyond...Beyond

  2. 25:20

    Other Space Episode 2: Getting to Know You

  3. 25:51

    Other Space Episode 3: The Death of A.R.T.

  4. 25:46

    Other Space Episode 4: Ted Talks

  5. 26:44

    Other Space Episode 5: Trouble's Brewing

  6. 27:02

    Other Space Episode 6: Powerless

Community

  1. 27:26

    Community Episode 1: Ladders

  2. 27:26

    Community Episode 2: Lawnmower Maintenance and Postnatal Care

  3. 24:40

    Community Episode 3: Basic Crisis Room Decorum

  4. 30:58

    Community Episode 4: Queer Studies and Advanced Waxing

  5. 28:45

    Community Episode 5: Laws of Robotics and Party Rights

  6. 28:13

    Community Episode 6: Basic Email Security