Eerste homohuwelijken in Amerikaanse staat Washington, Hooggerechtshof beraadt zich

Brad and Jay McCanta kiss to a cheering crowd on the steps of City Hall after getting married at Seattle City Hall in Seattle, Washington December 9, 2012. Washington made history last month as one of three U.S. states where marriage rights were extended to same-sex couples by popular vote, joining Maryland and Maine in passing ballot initiatives recognizing gay nuptials. REUTERS/Cliff Despeaux (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY) REUTERS