Same-sex marriage cases explained

Published On: Mar 25 2013 01:49:25 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 26 2013 09:53:41 AM CDT

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

Senator Rob Portman
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On the Republican side, Sen. Rob Portman made headlines as the first sitting Republican senator to support same-sex marriage. Former Republican National Committee Chairman Ken Mehlman, former presidential candidate Jon Huntsman and Meg Whitman, who supported Proposition 8 when she was running for governor of California, are just a few of the conservatives who signed an amicus brief supporting same-sex marriage ahead of these court cases.

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