Texas Starts Issuing Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Same-sex couples in Texas begin obtaining marriage licenses from county clerks.

In Travis County, Texas, Gena Dawson and Charlotte Rutherford were the first same-sex couple in the state to receive a marriage license, within two hours of the ruling.

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