SUNY Statement on SCOTUS Decision on Marriage Equality

By SUNY News

July 9, 2015

“The SUNY family stands proudly with all New Yorkers and Americans as we celebrate today’s groundbreaking Supreme Court decision that same-sex couples across the nation do indeed have the right to marriage. With the leadership of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the legislature, our state has helped pave the way toward this monumental ruling.

"Higher education thrives on an unequivocal commitment to diversity of ideas, beliefs, race, nationality, and sexual orientation. Today we rejoice in that diversity with the countless students, faculty, staff, and alumni who have benefitted from a SUNY education and can now live their lives to the fullest no matter where they live in the United States."

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