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Supporters of same-sex marriage gathered in front of the US Supreme Court on Tuesday.
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Gay rights supporters rallied outside the Supreme Court.
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Gay marriage opponents also gathered outside the Supreme Court.
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Andrea Grill (right) and Lee Ann Hopkins embraced after becoming engaged during a rally outside of the US Supreme Court.
Many people slept in line outside the Supreme Court for days, hoping to get a seat inside the court room.
Tuesday's case is a challenge to California’s voter-approved ban of same-sex unions in 2008.
Protesters in favor of California's gay marriage ban held a banner outside of the US Supreme Court.
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Many people gathered on the courthouse steps, holding signs promoting marriage equality.
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Opponents of same-sex marriage gathered on the National Mall Tuesday.
Same-sex marriage supporters held signs as they stood outside of the US Supreme Court in Washington.
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