Obergefell v. Hodges,
Decided June 26, 2015
On June 26, 2015 the Supreme Court of the United States issued its opinion in Obergefell v. Hodges. In a 5 to 4 decision, Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote the opinion for the majority of the Court (Sotomayor, Ginsburg, Kagan and Breyer). Chief Justice Roberts, along with Justices Alito, Scalia and Thomas dissented.