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.

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A few months later, California voters passed Proposition 8, an amendment that defined marriage as being between one man and one woman – and because that measure did amend the state Constitution, it could only be overturned if courts found it wasn’t compatible with the U.S. Constitution.

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