New Jersey trends mirrored national trends, in that women, young people, Latinos, people with a college education,  and people who know gay men and lesbians were more supportive of same-sex marriage than men. No court of the United States or of any State shall have jurisdiction to determine whether this Constitution or the constitution of any State requires that the legal incidents of marriage be conferred upon any union other than a legal union between one man and one woman.
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Registered foreign marriages confer limited rights. In MayCalifornia became the second state to legalize same-sex marriage when the California Supreme Court held that laws restricting marriage to opposite-sex couples were unconstitutional. Archived from the original on April 26,
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