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Supreme Court considers gay marriage: The scene and key players

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The Supreme Court this week heard arguments on California's Proposition 8, which bans gay marriage, and the Defense of Marriage Act, which denies federal spousal benefits to same-sex couples. The justices could rule narrowly or extend marriage rights nationwide. Here are images from the scene...
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