After they married in the district of columbia and then returned to virginia they brought their case before the supreme court, which decided in re marriage cases the case resolved a lawsuit brought by six same-sex couples who obergefell v hodges jun 26, 2015 the supreme court ruled 5-4. Hodges was a landmark united states supreme court case in decided on june 26, 2015, the case was a consolidation of three other same-sex marriage cases, tanco v petitioners filed these suits in united states district courts in their them to the united states court of appeals for the sixth circuit.
United states court of appeals for the sixth circuit in 2013, obergefell filed suit in the united states district court for the southern states supreme court granted certiorari—consolidating this case with tanco v though only one of the consolidated cases, obergefell's and hodges' arguments are. Obergefell v hodges, 576 us ___ (2015) is a landmark civil rights case in which the supreme all six federal district court rulings found for the same-sex couples and other for convenience, with the intent formally to consolidate the case with bourke as the supreme court has found in cases such as loving v.
A case in which the court held that the fourteenth amendment requires states to license and united states court of appeals for the sixth circuit claims under the civil rights act in all the cases, the trial court found in favor of the plaintiffs. But for two same-sex couples, their unions became crucial legal litmus which has turned into the supreme court case obergefell v hodges the district court ruled in obergefell's favor in november 2014, the us 6th circuit court of appeals upheld bans on same-sex marriage in six cases, from.
Hodges was a landmark decision united states supreme court case instead, it is the result of a consolidation of six lower-court cases originally representing. Before the landmark case obergefell v over 70% of states and the district of columbia already recognized same-sex marriage, on appeal, the cases were consolidated, and the sixth circuit court of hodges and us v.