University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "DeBoer v. Snyder"
Date Jun 26, 2015
Author SCOTUSBlog
External Link https://www.scotusblog.com/case-files/cases/deboer-v-snyder/
Abstract Holding: The Fourteenth Amendment requires a state to license a marriage between two people of the same sex and to recognize a marriage between two people of the same sex when their marriage was lawfully licensed and performed out-of-state.

Judgment: Reversed, 5-4, in an opinion by Justice Kennedy on June 26, 2015. Chief Justice Roberts filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justices Scalia and Thomas joined. Justice Scalia filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justice Thomas joined. Justice Thomas filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justice Scalia joined. Justice Alito filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justices Scalia and Thomas joined.
Source SCOTUSBlog


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case DeBoer v. Snyder (PB-MI-0004)

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