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Same Sex Couples Fight For Same Marriage Rights As Hetero Couples Divorce Attorneys Say It Will Need More Dough

February 27, 2011

 Same-sex couples in Maryland would have the same full marriage rights as heterosexuals under a bill that cleared the Senate Thursday. If the House of Delegates approves it and the governor signs it, Maryland would be the sixth U.S. state to approve gay marriage.

Opponents, including Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, D-Calvert, promised that if it does become law that a referendum question would be on the 2012 ballot so voters have the final decision.

Divorce attorneys and clever wedding cake makers say it will need more dough.