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The Maryland State Senate Just Passed A Bill To Legalize Gay Marriage

The Associated Press reports that the Maryland State Legislature has approved a law to legalize same-sex marriage, making it the eighth state to allow gay marriage. The bill passed the state Senate passed the measure Thursday by a vote of 25-22. The measure narrowly passed the state House of Delegates last week. Maryland's Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley is expected to sign the legislation.
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