Obergefell v. Hodges

In Historic Ruling, U.S. Supreme Court Affirms Marriage Equality Across the United States on June 26, 2015 BACKGROUND: On October 21, 2013, NCLR filed a lawsuit on behalf of three legally married same-sex couples, challenging Tennessee laws that prevented the state from respecting their marriages and treating them the same as all other legally married couples in Tennessee. The Tennessee couples, who included a full-time Army reservist and two professors of veterinary medicine, all formerly...