"Justice Anthony M. Kennedy wrote the majority opinion in the 5 to 4 decision. He was joined by the court’s four more liberal justices."
We're all a little more equal today.
But the close vote means that understanding repugnant transactions--transactions that some people would like to engage in, and others wish to prevent--is important.
Here's a graphic graphic from the Times, on the one-step-forward-two-steps-back progress of this latest civil right:
Gay Marriage State by State: From a Few States to the Whole Nation
Justice and Liberty are celebrating again...