|Gay-marriage glance: What happens in Florida|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
TALLAHASSEE — Here’s a look at the impact in Florida after the U.S. Supreme Court turned away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit gay and lesbian unions:
WHAT HAPPENS IN FLORIDA?
That’s not clear yet. Florida’s existing ban on same-sex marriages is not directly affected by the U.S. Supreme Court’s move — the high court wasn’t dealing with any cases from Florida. This year, several Florida circuit judges as well as U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle have struck down the gay-marriage ban that was adopted by the state’s voters in 2008.
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