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On Friday, Cambridge Lookng Hall in Massachusetts is holding a celebration to mark the 10th anniversary of gay marriage in the state and this country. Cambridge was the first city in Massachusetts to offer Married wife looking sex Cambridge licenses to same sex couples on May 17, Mitt Romney was the governor at the time, Mardied he opposed gay marriage, along with a majority of the country — in May55 percent of Americans thought gay marriages should not be legal.Goodlooking Hung Man Seeks Sexy Discreet Woman
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That amendment never succeeded, and gay marriage remains legal in Massachusetts today. Here's a Czmbridge back at some of the first gay couples to get married in the U.
Below, the lead plaintiffs in the state's gay marriage lawsuit, Hilary and Julie Goodridge, apply for a marriage license at Boston City Hall with their daughter, Annie.
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Ed Balmelli and Michael Horgan, also plaintiffs in the right to marry loooking, kiss after getting their marriage license at Boston City Hall. Today, 17 states and D. This article is from the archive of our partner The Wire.
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