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NVMojo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 12:27 AM
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Lesbian R.I. Couple Weds in Mass.
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) - A lesbian couple from Rhode Island that won the right to marry in Massachusetts held their ceremony Sunday.

After being denied a marriage license in Massachusetts, Wendy Becker and Mary Norton challenged a 1913 state law that prohibits out-of-state residents from marrying if the union would not be permitted in their home state.

more...

http://www.lasvegassun.com/sunbin/stories/nat-gen/2006/...
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HarukaTheTrophyWife Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 12:30 AM
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1. I think RI will recongnize it.
I also believe it will be legalized in NJ within the month.
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NVMojo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 12:31 AM
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2. I say that is good
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Heidi Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 12:32 AM
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3. Recommended.
Thank you! :thumbsup:
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patrick t. cakes Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 03:17 AM
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4. congratulations!!!
:toast: :party:

i dedicate anything by the Softies. a beautiful band.
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Ian David Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 06:17 AM
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5. There was a beautiful photo on the front page of The Metro
The couple with their two adopted daughters.

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bdamomma Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 06:58 AM
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6. Hey good for them, Leave the gays alone!!!
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Tesha Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 08:06 AM
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7. Clearly another sign of the coming Apocalypse!
But at least for today, it's a beautiful sunny autumn day here
in the Boston area, and I assume the weather's about the same
down in Rhode Island. No four horsemen, no fire, no brimstone
falling from the sky, just brightly-colored leaves.

Tesha
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Tesha Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-10-06 08:22 AM
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8. And I note that today's another beautiful day, although it may be...
And I note that today's another beautiful day, although it
may be partly cloudy by afternoon -- Clearly, Dog is un-
leashing his awesome wrath on us for this abomination.

More seriously: Anybody want to take bets on how soon
*ALL OF NEW ENGLAND* (save, probably, New Hampshire)
will recognize either gay marriage or civil unions?
I'd bet before 2010.

Tesha
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