Edith Windsor, left, the plaintiff in the historic gay marriage case that was before the U.S. Supreme Court, wipes her eyes after addressing supporters at the LGBT Center, in New York, Wednesday, June... more 
Edith Windsor, left, the plaintiff in the historic gay marriage case that was before the U.S. Supreme Court, wipes her eyes after addressing supporters at the LGBT Center, in New York, Wednesday, June 26, 2013. In a major victory for gay rights, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a provision of a federal law denying federal benefits to married gay couples and cleared the way for the resumption of same-sex marriage in California. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Richard Drew
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 4:51 PM EDT