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Washingtonians Make Wedding Plans

Jim Burroway

December 6th, 2012

Jane Abbott Lighty and Pete-e Petersen of West Seattle have been waiting 35 years for this day.

Same-sex couples throughout Washington State are taking out marriage licenses today, and The Stranger has a good celebratory round-up. Because Washington requires a three day waiting period for all weddings, the first ceremonies will take place Sunday.



December 6th, 2012 | LINK

Gov. O’Malley in Maryland signed the proclamation today and according to the email I received, the first marriage license to a same-sex couple in Maryland was issued in Ann Arundel County this afternoon.

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