PHOTOS: The Look on Your Face When You Heard the News

By Editors

Originally published on June 26 2013 5:26 PM ET

Vin Testa runs from the Supreme Court carrying the result of the first ruling on same-sex marriage.

The waiting crowd reacts inside City Hall in San Francisco.

From left: Rachel Howald, Kate Lummus, Virginia Sin, and Gretchen Menter celebrate at the Stonewall Inn in New York City's West Village.

Martha Acevedo (center), 25, holds her head as she reacts to the Supreme Court ruling at a watch party at Equality California in West Hollywood.

Richelle Spanover wipes her eye at the Stonewall Inn.

Michael Knaapen (left) and his husband, John Becker, react outside the U.S. Supreme Court.

A couple celebrates in San Francisco.

Erica Ikeda (left), 26, and Jessica Parral (right), 24, react to the Supreme Court ruling at a watch party at Equality California.

City of West Hollywood council member John Duran celebrates during a news conference at the West Hollywood City Hall.

People celebrate at a street corner in West Hollywood.

Jewelle Gomez (right) and Diane Sabin celebrate upon hearing the U.S. Supreme Court's rulings in City Hall in San Francisco.