Justice

11 Ways Prominent Gay Marriage Opponents Are Reacting on Twitter

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Friday morning that same-sex marriage is a right nationwide in a historic decision on one of the defining issues of the last decade. 

Reactions to the court's ruling were swift and strongly felt Friday, with reports from the court steps documenting the frenzied, jubilant reaction of gay rights supporters waving equality flags, chanting "Love doesn't hate," and spilling into the street and onto the Capitol grounds.

Conservatives and gay marriage opponents also were quick to make their disapproval known, and many took to Twitter to voice their opinions. Many took issue with the primacy of unelected judges and were critical of the court's ability to redefine marriage. Here are the best Tweets that sum up the opposition to the ruling.