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US Supreme Court agrees to take up gay marriage issue

The US Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide whether same-sex couples across the United States should have the right to marry.

Washington: The US Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide whether same-sex couples across the United States should have the right to marry.

The court will examine cases in four states -- Ohio, Michigan, Tennessee and Kentucky -- which have banned gay marriage.