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D.C. Court Sees Increase In Marriage Applications

The D.C. Superior Court says it is adding a second marriage ceremony room and boosting marriage bureau staffing to accommodate an increase in applications believed to be the result of the Supreme Court’s gay marriage ruling.

09/13/2013

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Gay Community Celebrates, But Baltimore Archbishop Calls 2 Supreme Court Rulings On Marriage Equality ‘Troubling’

A pair of Supreme Court rulings were a victory for supporters of same-sex marriage. The decision is bringing an emotional response on both sides of the issue.

06/26/2013

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Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA, Clears Way For Same-Sex Unions In Calif.

The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that legally married same-sex couples should get the same federal benefits as heterosexual couples. The high court also cleared way for same-sex unions in California, but avoided ruling on gay marriage.

06/26/2013

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National Cathedral To Hold Service On Gay Marriage

Washington National Cathedral plans to hold a special prayer service for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender families on the day when the Supreme Court may rule on the legality of gay marriage.

06/25/2013

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Ex Ravens LB Ayanbadejo Talks Equality In South Florida

Former Baltimore Ravens reserve linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo called on professional athletes Tuesday to stand up for marriage equality because he said it is “the right thing to do.”

04/23/2013

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Supreme Court Takes Up Same-Sex Marriage

Massive crowds flock to the nation’s capital as the Supreme Court takes up the issue of same-sex marriage. Tuesday, the high court held the first of two hearings on a pair of cases that could make history.

03/26/2013

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Both Sides Of Gay Marriage Debate Heard Inside & Outside Supreme Court

Thousands of people lined the streets in front of the Supreme Court as justices heard arguments for and against marriage equality.

03/26/2013

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Supreme Court Will Hear 2 Cases That Could Define Marriage For The Nation

On Tuesday the issue of same-sex marriage will be in front of the nation’s highest court. This week, justices will hear arguments on two cases that could define marriage for the nation.

03/25/2013

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Gay Marriage Ad Features Washington National Cathedral Dean

The dean of Washington National Cathedral is speaking out in support of gay marriage in a new advertisement airing in advance of next week’s Supreme Court arguments on same-sex marriage.

03/22/2013

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Obama Urges Court To Overturn California’s Gay Marriage Ban

In a historic argument for gay rights, President Barack Obama on Thursday urged the Supreme Court to overturn California’s same-sex marriage ban and turn a skeptical eye on similar prohibitions across the country.

02/28/2013

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Gay Marriage Flap: Gallaudet Reinstates Official

The nation’s leading university for the deaf and hard of hearing has reinstated its chief diversity officer, who was suspended for three months after signing a petition circulated by opponents of gay marriage in Maryland.

01/08/2013

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Md. Hopes To Say ‘I Do’ To Huge Economic Gains From Same-Sex Marriages

As wedding bliss continues for some of Maryland same-sex couples, many more are making their plans to tie the knot in a big celebration. Maryland businesses are ready to cash in on the excitement.

01/02/2013

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