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Christie: N.J. will comply with court order allowing same-sex marriages to begin

Friday, October 18, 2013
Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.)
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he disagrees with it, but he will comply with a state Supreme Court ruling that makes same-sex marriage legal in the state starting Monday. ...

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N.J. becomes #14 – State Supreme Court says gay weddings can begin Monday

Friday, October 18, 2013
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TRENTON, N.J. -- Same-sex marriages can begin within days in New Jersey after the state's highest court ruled unanimously Friday to uphold an order that they must start Monday and to deny a delay that had been sought by Gov. ...

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N.J. towns accept marriage applications, prepare for same-sex weddings

Friday, October 18, 2013
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Several New Jersey towns were accepting applications for marriage licenses so gay couples can tie the knot starting Monday - unless the state Supreme Court blocks the nuptials before then. ...

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N.J. town begins issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples

Thursday, October 17, 2013
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TRENTON, N.J. — At least one New Jersey town began issuing marriage licenses to gay couples Thursday to comply with a court order to allow same-sex marriages starting Monday. ...

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Democrat, longtime LGBT ally Cory Booker wins U.S. Senate election in N.J.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
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NEWARK, N.J. -- Newark Mayor Cory Booker won a special election Wednesday to represent New Jersey in the U.S. Senate, giving the rising Democratic star a bigger political stage after a race against conservative Steve Lonegan, a former small-town mayor. ...

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Christie says he would love his gay child, but not support that child’s right to marry

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.)
New Jersey governor Chris Christie said Tuesday that if one of his children came out as gay, he would “grab them and hug them and tell them I love them," but that "Dad believes that marriage is between one man ...

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N.J. gay couples file court brief, argue against delay in marriage ruling

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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Gay couples will be harmed if the New Jersey Supreme Court delays a lower court's ruling that same-sex marriage be legalized starting next week, a gay rights group said in a court filing Tuesday. ...

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Senate candidate fires adviser after rant about Cory Booker’s sexuality

Sunday, October 13, 2013
Cory Booker (left) and Steve Lonegan
TRENTON, N.J. -- Republican U.S. Senate candidate Steve Lonegan on Friday fired a campaign adviser who gave a profane interview bashing Democratic opponent Cory Booker and questioning his sexuality. ...

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Advocates hopeful N.J. will enact marriage equality law

Saturday, October 12, 2013
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TRENTON, N.J. — Gay rights advocates are glad to see the New Jersey state Supreme Court is taking up the question of same-sex marriage, partly because they think it could increase pressure on lawmakers to legalize it first. ...

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N.J. Supreme Court agrees to hear same-sex marriage case

Friday, October 11, 2013
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TRENTON, N.J. -- The state's highest court on Friday agreed to hear a case on whether same-sex marriage should be legal in New Jersey, and whether same-sex weddings can be performed while it decides. ...

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