Utah steers gay ruling to justices

Posted: July 10, 2014 at 4:34 a.m.

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes, shown April 26, will file an appeal directly to the U.S. Supreme Court over an appeals court ruling that same-sex couples in the state have a right to marry.

Utah is going directly to the nation's highest court to challenge a federal appeals court panel's ruling that gay couples have a constitutional right to marry, the state attorney general's office announced Wednesday.

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