Same-sex marriage by state

Published On: May 07 2012 12:57:03 PM CDT   Updated On: Sep 05 2014 09:58:22 AM CDT

A U.S. appeals court has ruled that gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana are unconstitutional. Here's a look at the path same-sex marriage has taken across the country.

Gay Marriage - Illinois
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Civil unions became legal in Illinois on June 2, 2011, following passage of a bill by the state Legislature the year before. Same-sex marriage is now legal in both Illinois and Hawaii, but both states will keep civil unions as an option in addition to marriage.

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