When did marriage become legal in Oregon? Winning Marriage: May 19, 2014
Same-sex couples began marrying in Oregon on May 19, 2014 after U.S. District Court Judge Michael McShane ruled in favor of the freedom to marry in a federal legal case challenging the state’s anti-marriage laws.
When did each state legalize gay marriage?
|State or territory||Population||Date of Enactment/Ruling|
|Colorado||5,355,866||July 23, 2014|
|Connecticut||3,596,677||October 10, 2008|
|Delaware||935,614||May 7, 2013|
|District of Columbia||658,893||December 18, 2009|
Is gay marriage legal in all 50 states? Gay Marriage Is Legal in All 50 States
On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-to-4 that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry under the 14th Amendment and that states cannot ban same-sex marriage.
When did Texas legalize gay marriage? Same-sex marriage in Texas has been legal since the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges on June 26, 2015. Previously, the U.S. state of Texas had banned same-sex marriage both by statute and in its State Constitution.