Supreme Court rules in favor of same-sex marriage nationwide Washington (CNN) - In a landmark opinion, a divided Supreme Court on Friday ruled that same-sex couples can marry nationwide, establishing a new civil right and handing gay rights advocates a historic victory. <snip> http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/26/politics/supreme-court-same-sex-marriage-ruling/ In my opinion it's a proud day for America when the highest court in the nation affirms that people should not be forbidden from marrying who they love. Of course, the fight isn't over. Those who oppose marriage equality will put up roadblocks that will have to be challenged in court. But for today, it's a day to celebrate. As the Russian immigrants often say: It's great, this country, dah?