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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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Famous Church’s Bells To Ring For Same-Sex Couples

The Washington National Cathedral had been ready to embrace same-sex marriage for some time, though it took a series of recent events and a new leader for the prominent, 106-year-old church to announce Wednesday that it would begin hosting such nuptials.

01/10/2013

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National Cathedral To Perform Same-Sex Weddings

A landmark church opens its door to same-sex marriage.

01/09/2013

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Md. Same-Sex Couples Prepare For Jan. 1 Marriages

Gay couples are preparing for New Year’s Day weddings in the first state south of the Mason-Dixon Line to allow same-sex marriage, which will become legal in Maryland on Tuesday.

12/31/2012

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Annapolis Trolley Operator Gives Up $50,000 Over Same-Sex Marriage

Same-sex weddings begin in Maryland in just four days, and an Annapolis man is so upset with the new law he’s giving up $50,000 worth of business.

12/28/2012

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Some Clerks In St. Mary’s To Stop Marrying People

Some deputy court clerks in St. Mary’s County will stop performing marriages when same-sex marriage becomes legal in Maryland next week.

12/27/2012

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Md. Identity Theft Law & Gay Marriage Take Effect Next Week

A Maryland law enabling parents to better protect their children from identity theft is among several taking effect next week.

12/26/2012

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Annapolis Trolley No Longer Offering Wedding Services Because Of Gay Marriage

The owner of an Annapolis trolley company says he’ll no longer offer wedding services because he opposes same-sex marriage.

12/26/2012

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Some Same-Sex Couples Prepare To Tie The Knot New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve will be historic for many in our area as Baltimore City Hall plans to wed same-sex couples for the first time ever.

12/22/2012

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Quesions Remain Whether Gay Couples Will Be Able To File Joint Tax Returns In Md.

The Washington Times published a story regarding same-sex couples having problems filing taxes jointly in Maryland. Comptroller Peter Franchot is now responding to that story.

12/19/2012

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Maryland Begins Issuing Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples

Elated same-sex couples began getting marriage licenses in Maryland on Thursday, though they won’t go into effect until Jan. 1.

12/06/2012

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Md. Same-Sex Couples Prepare To Legally Wed In January

An opinion from Maryland’s Attorney General could make it a very happy New Year for some same-sex couples. Starting later this week, they can apply for a marriage license so that they can be married on Jan. 1 instead of Jan. 4.

12/04/2012

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