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Judge strikes down Oregon ban on same-sex marriage

Darcy Hyde (L) and Kristin Berkvist await marriage ceremonies at the Melody Ballroom in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Darcy Hyde (L) and Kristin Berkvist await marriage ceremonies at the Melody Ballroom in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Darcy Hyde (L) and Kristin Berkvist await marriage ceremonies at the Melody Ballroom in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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Same-sex marriage supporters Laurel Gregory (L) and Shilpi Banerjee, who are the first in line for marriage licenses, smile in Portland, Oregon May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Same-sex marriage supporters Laurel Gregory (L) and Shilpi Banerjee, who are the first in line for marriage licenses, smile in Portland, Oregon May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Same-sex marriage supporters Laurel Gregory (L) and Shilpi Banerjee, who are the first in line for marriage licenses, smile in Portland, Oregon May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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Same-sex marriage supporters celebrate at a marriage license line in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Same-sex marriage supporters celebrate at a marriage license line in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Same-sex marriage supporters celebrate at a marriage license line in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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Same-sex marriage supporters line up for marriage licenses in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Same-sex marriage supporters line up for marriage licenses in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Same-sex marriage supporters line up for marriage licenses in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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Laurie Brown (L) and Julie Engbloom wait in line for marriage licenses in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Laurie Brown (L) and Julie Engbloom wait in line for marriage licenses in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Laurie Brown (L) and Julie Engbloom wait in line for marriage licenses in Portland, Oregon, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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