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Following a decision by a state district judge in Albuquerque to declare same sex marriages legal, gay couples in New Mexico are ready to tie the knot.
Gay couples in Uruguay are now tying the knot under the “marriage equality law”. One couple showed up before dawn to be the first to register although another couple pair was married after getting special permission to wed at a hospital where one of the men is dying of cancer.
An Ohio couple is suing their homestate governor for recognition of their marriage conducted in Maryland.
James Obergefell and John Arthur (pictured here in a photo they provided to The Baltimore Sun) were married on the tarmac at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport earlier this year, because gay marriage is legal in Maryland but not in Ohio. They were married in a medical airplane, because Arthur suffers from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, and can only travel under special medical conditions.