US Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriages by Refusing to Hear Appeals

Yesterday, the US Supreme Court stunned most of the nation when it announced that it will not hear the appeals from five states concerning same-sex marriages. In those five states, Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin, lower courts had ruled that bans on same-sex marriages were unconstitutional. The states had appealed to the nation’s highest court in hopes that they would make a definitive ruling. By refusing to hear the appeals, the Supreme Court unofficially endorsed the legalization Read more […]