DOMA Ruling: Celebs React to Supreme Court's Decision

Celebrity News Jun. 26, 2013 AT 11:30AM
Lena Dunham, Leonardo DiCaprio and Andy Cohen all tweeted their happiness over the DOMA ruling on Wednesday, June 26. Lena Dunham, Leonardo DiCaprio and Andy Cohen all tweeted their happiness over the DOMA ruling on Wednesday, June 26. Credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images; Taylor Hill/FilmMagic; Paul Morigi/Getty Images

Rejoice! After the U.S. Supreme Court declared The Defense of Marriage Act "unconstitutional" and gave legally married same-sex couples the same federal rights as heterosexual couples on Wednesday, June 26, celebs quickly celebrated the landmark ruling via Twitter.

PHOTOS: Hollywood's gay power couples

Andy Cohen: "I never dreamed I would see this day. The whole world has changed for us all. I can't believe it!! #DOMA #Equality" 

Leonardo DiCaprio: "Historic day. Well done #SCOTUS."

Bridget Marquardt: "Yay! Great news to wake up to!! ‏@glaad Supreme Court strikes down #DOMA and returns marriage to California!"

Lena Dunham: "Don't wanna traffic in stereotypes but let's be real: I'm gonna love a gay wedding … No one be shocked if I get married and pregnant with a daughter today in a slightly premature fit of joy #americathebeautiful"

PHOTOS: Out and proud celebs

Adam Lambert: "Down w DOMA! Something to be very proud of this upcoming July 4th. We are making beautiful progress for Equality! #proud"

Sarah Hyland: "Proud to be an American on a day like today. #DOMA found unconstitutional. Equality and love overrule <3" 

Russell Brand: "If you're gay married in California your gay marriage is now legal. Good. #allmarriageisabitgay"

Padma Lakshmi: "Hurray for all Americans and good riddance to DOMA. It's a new day. A happy day."

Bryan Greenberg: "Equality is inevitable. Good job #SCOTUS on voting down #Doma #Prop8 #MarriageEquality #LoveIsLove"

PHOTOS: LGBT allies

Alyssa Milano: "A big day for equality and human rights. I'm smiling so big right now."

Jesse Tyler Ferguson: "Remember the old days when #DOMA was around and gay people couldn't get married in California? Crazy right!?"

Busy Philipps: "I am SO beyond happy to wake up to the news of DOMA and Prop 8 being voted unconstitutional! FINALLY!"

President Barack Obama: "Today's DOMA ruling is a historic step forward for #MarriageEquality. #LoveIsLove"

Jamie-Lynn Sigler: "Amazing news to wake up to this morning. !! #DOMA #SCOTUS"

Jennifer Carpenter: "Today is the day DOMA died and LOVE won!! Life, liberty the pursuit of happiness AND LOVE FOR ALL!!! #DOMA"

Aviva Drescher: "Such a monumental moment in world history of #equality as the #DOMA is marked unconstitutional & struck down. #glaad #sogaysowhat #gayrights"

Piers Morgan: "RIP bigotry. #SCOTUS #DOMA"

Ellen DeGeneres: "It's a supremely wonderful day for equality. Prop 8 is over, and so is DOMA. Congratulations everyone. And I mean everyone."

Kevin Bacon: "Great news today!! #domafail #prop8"

Ben Flajnik: "finally our great state of CA got something right. #onelove #prop8"

Nick Jonas: "We are all equal and have the right to love. So proud to be an American. #equality"

Bethenny Frankel: "Beautiful news this morning! A historic day for the US and equality. #LoveIsLove"

Jenna Ushkowitz: "What an exciting, historic day. #lovealwayswins #equalityforall"

Brooklyn Decker: "#DOMA is dead!!!!!!!!!!! Wow wow wow what a HUGE day for our country. Finally, finally."

John Stamos: "I'm so happy about today's decision I could kiss a man!"

Demi Lovato: "Gay, straight, lesbian, bi.. No one is better than any one else. What an incredible day for California AND for equality. OUR LOVE WAS MADE, #MadeInTheUSA!!!!!!! #equality #Marriage4ALL #NOH8"

Kyle Richards: "Yes!!! What an incredible day! So happy to see this day finally is here! #equality #DOMA #prop8 #LoveIsLove"

Harry Shum Jr.: "In all seriousness, congrats America. You win today. How this was even an issue still blows my mind. #LoveIsLove"

Adam Shankman: "I would like to humbly thank the #SCOTUS 4 acknowledging I am equal, I can finally, legally marry my tru love. #sobbing #equality"

Lady Gaga: "We stand tall today. #DomaStruckDown So many fought for so long. Be proud, the prejudice are now the minority."

Debra Messing: "Today is a good day. A great day. A historic day. So proud of our country. #love&equalityforall"

Lea Michele: "What amazing and beautiful news today! Goodbye #doma goodbye #prop8! #LoveIsLove!!!"

Sandra Lee: "Freedom, liberty, justice, equality--for every one. Today, the Supreme Court has declared the Defense of Marriage Act unconsititutional. Prop 8, you're next! As a citizen of the United States and a human being, I defend the right of everyone--all ethnicities, every race, creed and gender to live a full life, free of prejudice of any kind."

Ricki Lake: "I smell some fabulous wedding invites in my future. #equality #doma"

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