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D.C. Takes Important Half Step Towards Marriage Equality

Jim Burroway

April 7th, 2009

The District of Columbia voted today to recognize same-sex marriage performed in other states. The unanimous 12-0 vote, coming on the same day that Vermont enacted same-sex marriage, means that the nation’s capital will recognize couples who were married out of state as married couples. Several council members hailed today’s vote as an important step towards full marriage equality in the District.



TJ McFisty
April 7th, 2009 | LINK

Huge! Now, if my partner and I could just afford to cross back over the Potomac…

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