Federal judge strikes down Oregon's same-sex marriage ban (14)

CNN World 2014.05.20 04:29
By Bill Mears and Catherine E. Shoichet, CNN (CNN) - A federal judge struck down Oregon's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage Monday. "Because Oregon's marriage laws discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation without a rational relationship to any legitimate government interest, the laws violate the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution," U.S.
MARRIAGE, OREGON, SEX, BAN, JUDGE, LESBIAN, Mcshane, USA