Same-sex marriage cases explained

Published: Mar 25 2013 02:49:25 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 26 2013 10:53:41 AM EDT

Find out more about the Supreme Court gay marriage cases decided Wednesday and what's at stake for both sides of the debate.

Supreme Court justices; Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, John Roberts, Anthony Kennedy, Ruther Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Stephen Breyer, Samuel Alito, Elena Kagan
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Supreme Court justices heard two cases involving same-sex marriage this term. Rulings in both cases were issued Wednesday.

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