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Retrieved December 19, May 5, A federal judge struck down the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.
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The order is effective immediately. Archived from the original on May 30, Windsor striking down the law barring federal recognition of same-sex marriage gave significant impetus to the progress of lawsuits that challenged state bans on same-sex marriage in federal court.
November 12, - A South Carolina federal judge strikes down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, delaying the effective date until November 20, allowing time for an appeal by the state's attorney general. Carlos McKnight of Washington waves a flag in support of same-sex marriage outside the U.