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The debate over same-sex marriage

The United States Supreme Court is deciding the Constitutionality of same-sex marriage.

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Illinois Senator Mark Kirk announced Tuesday he supports gay marriage.

Andrea Darlas interviews Kristen Ellis-Henderson, the bass player for the internationally renowned rock band, “Antigone Rising,” after Ellis-Henderson and her partner, Sarah Kate Ellis-Henderson, were selected to be on the cover of Time Magazine this week.  With the issue of same-sex marriage taking center stage at the U.S. Supreme Court this week, Time’s cover story features the couples kissing under the headline “Gay Marriage Already Won.”  Kristen and Sarah are legally married in New York and have two children.


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Kristen Ellis-Henderson (far right) and her partner, Sarah Kate Ellis-Henderson, celebrate their wedding with their children.

Audio has been released from this morning’s U.S. Supreme Court arguments over the Defense of Marriage Act and the Constitutionality of same-sex marriage.

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Audio and transcripts have been released from this morning’s U.S. Supreme Court arguments over California’s Proposition 8 and the Constitutionality of same-sex marriage.

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Gay marriage supporters demonstrate in San Francisco.

Gay marriage supporters demonstrate in San Francisco (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

The Supreme Court starts hearing arguments that could reshape how this country defines marriage. A new CBS News poll shows a majority of Americans now support same-sex marriage.

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