Happy and gay: US Supreme Court legalises same-sex marriage

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST 10 Photos
1 / 10
The White House is illuminated in rainbow colours after US Supreme Court's historic ruling legalising gay marriage. (Reuters)

The White House is illuminated in rainbow colours after US Supreme Court's historic ruling legalising gay marriage. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
2 / 10
James Saslow, 67, a Queens College professor of Art History, joins a rally in front of the Stonewall Inn during a rally in support of the Supreme Court's landmark decision guaranteeing nationwide gay marriage rights, in New York City. (Getty Images/AFP)

James Saslow, 67, a Queens College professor of Art History, joins a rally in front of the Stonewall Inn during a rally in support of the Supreme Court's landmark decision guaranteeing nationwide gay marriage rights, in New York City. (Getty Images/AFP)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
3 / 10
Stacy Wood (L) and her wife Michele Barr pause between wedding photos at San Francisco City Hall after getting married in San Francisco, California. The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that the Constitution's guarantees of due process and equal protection under the law mean that states cannot ban same-sex marriages. (Reuters)

Stacy Wood (L) and her wife Michele Barr pause between wedding photos at San Francisco City Hall after getting married in San Francisco, California. The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that the Constitution's guarantees of due process and equal protection under the law mean that states cannot ban same-sex marriages. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
4 / 10
People celebrate outside the Stonewall Inn, late in the night in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York. With the SC ruling, gay marriage will become legal in all 50 US states. (Reuters)

People celebrate outside the Stonewall Inn, late in the night in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York. With the SC ruling, gay marriage will become legal in all 50 US states. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
5 / 10
People pose for a photo at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

People pose for a photo at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
6 / 10
Men toast as people celebrate outside the Stonewall Inn, late in the night in the Greenwich Village neighbourhood of New York. (Reuters)

Men toast as people celebrate outside the Stonewall Inn, late in the night in the Greenwich Village neighbourhood of New York. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
7 / 10
A woman takes a photo at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

A woman takes a photo at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
8 / 10
A couple hold hands at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

A couple hold hands at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
9 / 10
Natalie Novoa, 38, (L) walks with her wife Eddie Daniels at a celebration rally after getting married in West Hollywood. (Reuters)

Natalie Novoa, 38, (L) walks with her wife Eddie Daniels at a celebration rally after getting married in West Hollywood. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
10 / 10
Michael Lafayette, 54, (R) kisses his husband David Beck, 53, at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

Michael Lafayette, 54, (R) kisses his husband David Beck, 53, at a celebration rally in West Hollywood, California. (Reuters)

UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2015 01:32 PM IST
SHARE
Story Saved