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Gay marriages begin in Wisconsin after ruling

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MADISON, Wis. — Same-sex couples began getting married in Wisconsin on Friday shortly after a federal judge struck down the state’s gay marriage ban and despite confusion over the effect of the ruling. Clerks in Madison and Milwaukee began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples shortly after 5 p.m. Friday, a little over an hour after the judge released her ruling. Judges were on hand at both courthouses to perform ceremonies. “I’m still up in ...


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wmarincic
June 7, 2014
2:46 p.m.

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Regardless of how you feel on Gay marriage, how out of control are these federal judges that strike down laws that the voters vote on. I'm tired of judges legislating from the bench. What ever happened to states rights? Voters amended the state constitution, if you don't like the laws in your state then by all means move. How many thousands leave NY because of their liberal policies each year?

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