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Md. House Judiciary Committee approves same-sex marriage bill

ANNAPOLIS — Legislation to permit same-sex marriage in Maryland will be debated on the floor of the state House of Delegates after winning narrow approval Friday from the House Judiciary Committee, with its chair, Joseph F. Vallario Jr., casting the decisive ...

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Maryland Senate set to move gay marriage bill to House

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland senators are set to approve gay marriage after modifying the marriage bill to include more protections for religious groups. Senators voted 25-22 Wednesday to advance the bill to a final vote. They added protections for religious institutions ...

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Gay marriage prospects unclear in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS — Advocates and opponents of gay marriage took their pitches to the Democratic-controlled Senate on Tuesday afternoon, seeking to lobby a key committee over whether to make Maryland the sixth state in which members of the same sex could ...

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