The Supreme Court overturned Prop 8 on June 26, allowing gay couples to, once again, get married in the state of California! On June 28, same-sex couples started saying ‘I do,’ and celebrities such as Lea Michele, Sophia Bush and more tweeted their excitement over the happy news!
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on June 28 that same-sex marriages can resume in California, a move that the Supreme Court paved the way for on June 26, when they struck down DOMA and Prop 8! Very soon after, celebrities took to Twitter so share their excitement.
Gay Marriage In California Is Back — Lea Michele & More Tweet Support
Ariel Winter: So incredibly happy that gay marriage is now legal in California! Love is love no matter what. Equality is quality✌☺❤
Patti Stanger: Omg we won! Wake up California gay marriage is legal! Crying for joy for all my gay couples now have the right to marry. Viva la gay.
Russell Brand: If you’re gay married in California your gay marriage is now legal. Good.
Lea Michele: What amazing and beautiful news today! Goodbye #doma goodbye #prop8! #LoveIsLove!!!
Sophia Bush: #LoveWins 💛💚💙💜❤💗 RT @glsen: Today is one for the history books! #DOMA and #Prop8 unconstitutional.
Alanis Morissette: what an amazing day! here’s to the rest of America following suit as quickly as possible! big big hugs #DOMA #PROP8.
Ben Flajnik: finally our great state of CA got something right. #onelove #prop8
Josh Elliot: BREAKING: Supreme Court declines to hear CA’s Proposition 8 case, meaning gay marriage is again legal in the state. #Prop8
What do YOU think HollywoodLifers? Are you glad to hear that Prop 8 was overturned?
— Chris Rogers
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