How the Supreme Court could rule on same-sex marriage, in 1 interactive chart

June 24, 2013

Supreme Court decisions on a pair of landmark gay marriage cases could come as soon as Monday morning.

To help make sense of how the court could rule and what it will mean across the country, we are reposting this fabulous Washington Post interactive graphic. You can explore all the possibilities and look at which states the decisions would affect.


(Interactive graphic by Masuma Ahuja, Robert Barnes and Emily Chow)

When it comes to the case involving California's same-sex marriage ban, there are five possibilities. The case involving the Defense of Marriage Act has two possible outcomes.

For even more on same-sex marriage, check out this map and rundown of public opinion. And stay tuned to Post Politics and The Fix for the latest news and analysis once the court has made its decision.

Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.
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