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PHOTOS: Calif. Attorney General presides over wedding of Prop 8 plaintiffs

AG Kamala Harris pronounces the couple 'spouses for life'
Friday, June 28, 2013
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SAN FRANCISCO — Kris Perry and Sandy Steir, lead plaintiffs in the U.S. Supreme Court case that overturned California’s same-sex marriage ban, tied the knot at San Francisco City Hall on Friday, about an hour after a federal appeals court freed same-sex couples to obtain marriage licenses for the first time in 4 1/2 years.

California Attorney General Kamala Harris officated the ceremony, who declared them “spouses for life.”

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Attorney General Kamala Harris, right, officiates the wedding of Kris Perry, left, and Sandy Stier in San Francisco, Friday, June 28, 2013. Stier and Perry were married Friday, June 28, 2013, after a federal appeals court on Friday cleared the way for the state of California to immediately resume issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples after a 4 1/2-year freeze.

Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP
Sandy Stier, left, and Kris Perry wave at supporters after they were wed by California Attorney General Kamala Harris at City Hall in San Francisco, Friday, June 28, 2013.

Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP

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Elliott Perry, center, is kissed by his mother, Kris Perry, after his parents, Sandy Stier, left, and Perry married in San Francisco on Friday.

Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP

Associated Press contributed to this report.

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