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Hawaii judge rejects lawmaker’s attempt to overturn marriage equality law

Friday, January 31, 2014
GOP state Rep. Bob McDermott is seeking to have Hawaii's marriage equality law overturned.
HONOLULU -- A state judge in Hawaii has thrown out a lawmaker's challenge to the state's new marriage equality law, declaring that the law that took effect in December is constitutional. [...]

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Hawaii judge says same-sex marriage challenge too soon

Thursday, November 7, 2013
GOP state Rep. Bob McDermott is seeking to have Hawaii's marriage equality law overturned.
HONOLULU -- A Hawaii judge has rejected a move to block lawmakers from legalizing gay marriage in a special session, but said he'll hear the challenge if a law is passed. [...]

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Hawaii Senate committee OK’s marriage equality bill, floor vote expected Tuesday

Monday, October 28, 2013
Oskar Garcia, APHawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie speaks at a Hawaii Senate committee hearing on gay marriage at the state Capitol in Honolulu on Monday.
HONOLULU -- Hawaii's battle over same-sex marriage brought state lawmakers back to work Monday after the governor called a special session that could make the islands a wedding destination for more couples. [...]

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Hawaii AG: State lawmakers have authority to pass same-sex marriage bill

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
David Louie
HONOLULU -- Hawaii's attorney general has issued a legal opinion saying state lawmakers can pass a gay marriage bill without amending the Hawaii Constitution. [...]

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