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Later in AugustObama made a surprise video appearance at the opening ceremony of the Gay Games.
USA Today. On June 17, the Supreme Court threw out an Oregon court's ruling against a bakery that refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. He did not repeal any of the spousal benefits that Clinton had introduced for same-sex federal employees.