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From embracing outside the Stonewall Inn to getting married in a Texas clerk’s office, LGBT Americans rejoiced Friday

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Scores of same-sex marriage proponents celebrated in front of the Supreme Court Friday.

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The Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality Friday morning, to the delight of same-sex couples and LGBT advocates around the country. Here are some of those happy individuals, including some folks who wasted no time exercising their brand-new right to get married. Mazel tov, kids!

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Jaque Roberts, left, and her partner of 31 years, Carmelita Cabello, right, show off their marriage license at the Travis County building after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide, Friday, June 26, 2015, in Austin, Texas. The court's 5-4 ruling means the remaining 14 states, in the South and Midwest, will have to stop enforcing their bans on same-sex marriage.(AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Jaque Roberts and Carmelita Cabello, Texas

Jaque Roberts, left, and her partner of 31 years, Carmelita Cabello, show off their marriage license at the Travis County building in Texas.

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Traci Bliss Panzner kisses Julie Ann Lake as they wait to receive their marriage license after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same sex marriage at the Bay County Building on Friday June 26, 2015 in May City, Mich. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says he will "honor, respect and uphold" the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court that overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage. (Yfat Yossifor/The Bay City Times via AP) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

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Traci Bliss Panzner and Julie Ann Lake, Michigan

Traci Bliss Panzner kisses Julie Ann Lake as they wait to receive their marriage license in May City, Michigan.

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Celebration, Washington, D.C.

A demonstrator in support of same-sex marriage waves a rainbow flag outside the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C.

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Duane Smith, 40, left, and his partner Knol Aust, 39, share a laugh as wait to file for a marriage license at the Hinds County Courthouse in Jackson, Miss., Friday, June 26, 2015, after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same sex marriage. Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said Friday that same-sex marriages cannot take place immediately in the state. Hood, a Democrat, said a federal appeals court in New Orleans must first lift a hold on a gay-marriage court case from Mississippi. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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Duane Smith and Knol Aust, Mississippi

Duane Smith, left, and his partner Knol Aust share a laugh as wait to file for a marriage license at the Hinds County Courthouse in Jackson, Mississippi.

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Earnie Matheson, left, and Tony Chiaro, right, were issued the first same sex marriage license at the Pulaski County court house i Friday, June 26, 2015 in Little Rock, Ark. following a ruling by the US Supreme Court that struck down bans on same sex marriage nation wide. (AP Photo/Brian Chilson)

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Earnie Matheson and Tony Chiaro, Arkansas

Earnie Matheson, left, and Tony Chiaro were issued the first same-sex marriage license at the Pulaski County court house in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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Men celebrate outside the Stonewall Tavern in the West Village in New York on June 26, 2015. The US Supreme Court ruled Friday that gay marriage is a nationwide right, a landmark decision in one of the most keenly awaited announcements in decades and sparking scenes of jubilation. The nation's highest court, in a narrow 5-4 decision, said the US Constitution requires all states to carry out and recognize marriage between people of the same sex. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

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Celebration, New York City

Men celebrate outside the Stonewall Tavern in New York's West Village.

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Sally Waters, left, kisses her wife Susan Waters with their daughter Jade between them, Friday, June 26, 2015, following a news conference to mark the Supreme Court's declaration that sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

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Sally and Susan Waters, Nebraska

Sally Waters, left, kisses her wife Susan Waters with their daughter Jade between them in Omaha, Nebraska.

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PFLAG members Betty Lynch, left, Carmel, Ind., and Annette Gross of Indianapolis, hug during a press conference in the Indiana Statehouse Rotunda in Indianapolis, Friday, June 26, 2015, after the Supreme Court declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the US. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

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Betty Lynch and Annette Gross, Indiana

Betty Lynch, left, and Annette Gross hug during a press conference in the Indiana Statehouse Rotunda in Indianapolis.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26: Same-sex marriage supporters rejoice after the U.S Supreme Court hands down a ruling regarding same-sex marriage June 26, 2015 outside the Supreme Court in Washington, DC. The high court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry in all 50 states. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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Celebration, Washington D.C.

Same-sex marriage supporters rejoice outside the Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C.

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Eric Braman and Kris Katkus of Eugene Ore., walk out of the Kalamazoo County Clerk's office after registering for a marriage licence after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same sex marriage in Kalamazoo, Mich. on Friday June 26, 2015. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says he will "honor, respect and uphold" the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court that overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage. (Mark Bugnaski/Kalamazoo Gazette-MLive Media Group via AP) ALL LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION INTERNET OUT

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Eric Braman and Kris Katkus, Michigan

Eric Braman and Kris Katkus walk out of the Kalamazoo County Clerk's office after registering for a marriage license in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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