Gay Marriage Cleared by U.S. High Court to Start in Alabama

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An activist flies a 'marriage pride flag' outside the U.S. Supreme Court January 9, 2015 in Washington, DC.

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The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex weddings to start in Alabama, letting the number of gay-marriage states climb in advance of a constitutional showdown that may mean legalization nationwide.

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