Who passed the gay marriage law?
Also to know is, who voted for gay marriage?
|Obergefell v. Hodges|
|Majority||Kennedy, joined by Ginsburg, Breyer, Sotomayor, Kagan|
|Dissent||Roberts, joined by Scalia, Thomas|
|Dissent||Scalia, joined by Thomas|
|Dissent||Thomas, joined by Scalia|
Beside above, when was gay marriage first legalized in the US? On May 17, 2004, Massachusetts became the first U.S. state and the sixth jurisdiction in the world to legalize same-sex marriage following the Supreme Judicial Court's decision in Goodridge v. Department of Public Health six months earlier.
Also to know, what was the first country to legalize gay marriage?
When was the gay marriage vote?
The survey closed on 7 November 2017 and the results were released on 15 November 2017. The Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017, which legalised same-sex marriage, came into effect on 9 December 2017.