They married in Maryland on July Supreme Court were Golinski v. The Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in the states and territories did not legalize same-sex marriage on Indian lands. Compared to similarly situated opposite-sex married couples, same-sex couples faced the following financial and legal disadvantages:. This result reflects an increase in net government revenues increased income taxes due to marriage penalties more than offsetting decreased tax revenues arising from postponed estate taxes.
Richard Snyderthe lead defendant, was then governor of Michigan.
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Humphries Connick v. Hodges Formerly Obergefell v. In the s, he had supported same-sex marriage while campaigning for the Illinois Senate. Retrieved July 14, Retrieved October 14,
Retrieved 4 November All in This Region". The Tenth Circuit affirmed the ruling in Bishop v. Michigan law allowed adoption only by single people or married couples. Rights and responsibilities of marriages in the United States.