South Carolina Gay Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

I think we LGBT folk need to support these judges who rule in our favor the next time we’re called upon to vote for them. They are clearly the kind of people we want on the bench.

South Carolina’s gay marriage ban was ruled unconstitutional on Wednesday.

U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel issued the ruling in favor of Colleen Condon and Ann Bleckley, a same-sex couple who filed a lawsuit against the state when they were denied a marriage license after applying for one and paying the filing fee in early October.

Gergel granted the state’s motion for a temporary stay on issuing gay marriage licenses until Nov. 20.

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