Monday, October 21, 2013
From the New York Times:
Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey announced on Monday that he would drop his legal challenge to same-sex marriage, hours after gay couples started exchanging vows in midnight ceremonies across the state.
Mr. Christie’s withdrawal of his appeal to the court decision that allowed the marriages came on the heels of a ruling by the State Supreme Court on Friday that rejected his attempt to block the marriages until the appeal was resolved. His decision effectively removed the last hurdle to making same-sex marriage legal in New Jersey.
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