Andrew Koppelman

Northwestern University

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Professor of Law at Northwestern University and author of Same Sex, Different States: When Same-Sex Marriages Cross State Lines

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Miami-Dade today became the first county in Florida to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Tomorrow, the rest of the state will be able to follow suit.

Judge Allows Same-Sex Marriages to Start in Florida

Miami-Dade today became the first county in Florida to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Tomorrow, the rest of the state will be able to follow suit.

from To the Point

Two weeks ago, Justice Anthony Kennedy used soaring rhetoric to declare the Defense of Marriage Act, which defined marriage as between a man and a women, violated the Constitution.

Same-Sex Marriage: The US Supreme Court and the States

Two weeks ago, Justice Anthony Kennedy used soaring rhetoric to declare the Defense of Marriage Act, which defined marriage as between a man and a women, violated the Constitution.

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In this month's elections,  several states legalized same-sex marriage . Advocates are looking at seven others to add to the growing number.

US Supreme Court to Consider Legalizing Gay Marriage

In this month's elections, several states legalized same-sex marriage . Advocates are looking at seven others to add to the growing number.

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