What is this? A new invention from an unlikely place. November 4, - Voters in California approve Proposition 8, which will amend the state's constitution to ban same-sex marriage. Facebook Twitter Instagram. Within days, Wisconsin Attorney General J. September 3, - Judge Martin L.
Carlos McKnight of Washington waves a flag in support of same-sex marriage outside the U.
October 9, - Same-sex marriage becomes legal in Nevada and West Virginia. July 6, - The New York Court of Appeals rules that a state law banning same-sex marriage is legal, and the Georgia Supreme Court upholds the state's constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage. Taiwan is the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage. January 12, - A federal judge rules South Dakota's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional but stays the ruling.
Lots of big-name celebs have spoken out in favor of gay rights and equality, including for gay marriage.