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Several N.J. cities extend hours to accept marriage license applications

Friday, October 18, 2013
City Hall in Jersey City, N.J. is one of several offices statewide to extend hours to accept marriage licenses.
NEWARK, N.J. -- City halls in several New Jersey cities and towns are adding extra office hours over the weekend to accept marriage license applications now that same-sex marriage has been given the green light by the state's highest court. ...

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U.S. Senator-elect Cory Booker to officiate N.J. gay weddings

Friday, October 18, 2013
Julio Cortez, APNewark Mayor Cory Booker talks to supporters during an election night victory party after winning a special election for the U.S. Senate, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013.
NEWARK, N.J. — U.S. Sen.-elect Cory Booker says he will officiate at weddings of both gay and heterosexual couples as the mayor of Newark now that New Jersey is allowing same-sex marriage. ...

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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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