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Is NY the Stonewall of marriage equality?

Activists in other states look to capitalize on momentum DANA RUDOLPH | Keen News Service Hundreds of same-sex couples married in New York on Sunday, the first day they could legally do so. And just as the Stonewall Riots in New...

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NY MARRIAGE UPDATE: T-Minus 56 hours

As the number of people living in jurisdictions with marriage equality doubles this weekend, here are some of the things going on around New York to celebrate — and protest that state’s new law: Niagara Falls will be lit in...

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NY is 1 vote away from marriage equality

Sen. Ruben Diaz Sr. A second Republican New York Senator said he’ll vote for marriage equality, bringing the total number of state senators supporting the measure to 31, one short of the 32 needed for the measure to pass....

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Cuomo introduces same-sex marriage bill

Danny O’Donnell New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo introduced marriage equality legislation today. According to the Albany Times Union, Cuomo’s bill wouldn’t have been sent to the state Senate if the governor...

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NY vote on marriage equality imminent

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he’s confident the bill will pass. A vote on marriage equality in New York, the nation’s third-largest state behind California and Texas, could come in the next few days. According to...

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Bill Clinton comes out for marriage equality

Bill Clinton Former President Bill Clinton came out in favor of same-sex marriage in New York. And according to the Human Rights Campaign, daughter Chelsea Clinton is doing phone-banking in favor of marriage equality in the...

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