Ballen v. Corbett

Ballen v. Corbett is a challenge to Pennsylvania's 1996 statutory ban on same-sex marriage, filed Sept. 25, 2013, in state Commonwealth Court, on the grounds the statute violates both the state and federal constitutions. The plaintiffs are 21 same-sex couples who were married with licenses issued by the Montgomery County Clerk between July 24, 2013, and Sept. 12, 2013. [ Case files. ]