Supreme Court Torn On Same-Sex Marriage

By Daniel Wilson (April 28, 2015, 3:22 PM EDT) -- Same-sex marriage supporters urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to back a constitutional right to the practice while several states asked the court to back their same-sex marriage bans, in a case that looks set to come down to one or two crucial swing votes.

Plaintiff the Rev. Maurice Blanchard of Louisville, Kentucky, makes a heart with his hands behind plaintiff James Obergefell of Ohio, right, outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday following a hearing on same-sex marriages. (Credit: AP) In hotly anticipated oral arguments, with large groups of supporters for both sides rallying in front of the courthouse,...

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