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Pennsylvania OK’s Gay Marriage

The sole remaining Northeastern state still holding a ban on gay marriage saw its defeat today. A federal judge in Pennsylvanian declared the state’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.

Amid the report, numerous couples flocked to local Justices of the Peace to obtain marriage licenses.

 

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Equality flags fly in Pennsylvania

In the past few months, seven sates — including Virginia — have killed marriage constraints. Many states have opted to see if the the decision is appealed in federal circuit court or at the land’s highest court — the Supreme Court.

There has been no decision by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett whether an appeal will be filed in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.

 

 

 

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