Category: Obergefell v. Hodges (same-sex marriage)

Obergefell v. Hodges (same-sex marriage)

• What happened? Jim Obergefell, an Ohio resident, went to Maryland to marry his longtime partner (who was terminally ill) because Ohio did not recognize same-sex marriage. Obergefell then sued Ohio for recognition of the marriage and to be placed on the death certificate as the surviving spouse after his […]

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