Same-sex marriage by state

Published On: May 07 2012 12:57:03 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 06 2014 10:24:30 AM CDT

Gay marriages will begin in several states after the Supreme Court declined to take up appeals on the issue. Here's a look at the path same-sex marriage has taken across the country.

Gay Marriage - Massachusetts
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Nineteen states and the District of Columbia currently allow gay marriage. Massachusetts became the first in 2004 as the result of a state Supreme Court decision.

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