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At Last, Love and Equality Win the Day

At Last, Love and Equality Win the Day

By Kathleen Taylor, ACLU of Washington at 1:50pm
Love and equality won nearly 54 percent of the vote in Washington on November 6th.  In approving Referendum 74, the voters recognized that all committed, loving couples, gay and straight alike, should be able to marry under state law.  And this Sunday, December 9th same-sex couples will get married in homes and courthouses across our state for the first time!   
Valentine's Day Came Early: Celebrating a Historic Victory for Equality

Valentine's Day Came Early: Celebrating a Historic Victory for Equality

By Kathleen Taylor, ACLU of Washington at 12:34pm

Yesterday, Gov. Chris Gregoire signed a bill making Washington the seventh state to extend civil marriage to same-sex couples.

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