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Brendon K. Taga, left, and Jesse Pageat were the second couple to receive marriage licenses at the King County Recorder's Office on December 6, 2012 in Seattle, Washington. The office opened at 12:01 a.m. to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples for the first time after Washington voters chose to legalize gay marriage in November's election. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Local Gay Couples Get Marriage Licenses

Two by two, dozens of same-sex couples obtained their marriage licenses in Washington state early Thursday, just hours after Gov. Chris Gregoire signed a voter-approved law legalizing gay marriage.

CBS Seattle–12/06/2012

File photo of a gay pride flag. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Gregoire Signs Gay Marriage Into Law

Gov. Chris Gregoire has signed into law a measure that legalizes same-sex marriage in Washington state, which now joins several other states that allow gay and lesbian couples to wed.

CBS Seattle–12/05/2012

File photo of a gay pride flag. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

King County Office Opening Early For Gay Marriage Licenses

King County Executive Dow Constantine will open the county Recorder’s Office in Seattle early — just after midnight — on Dec. 6 to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

CBS Seattle–11/15/2012

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R-74 Supporters Declare Victory

Supporters of gay marriage in Washington state are declaring victory, saying there’s no way opponents can prevail as votes continue to trickle in on Referendum 74.

CBS Seattle–11/07/2012

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5 Things To Know About Today’s Election In Our State

Marijuana legalization, gay marriage and a Republican governor are just three of the five major issues with this year’s election.

CBS Seattle–11/06/2012

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Anti-Gay Marriage Ads Hit Local TV

The group fighting to overturn Washington’s gay marriage law started running its first TV ads in the state on Thursday.

CBS Seattle–10/11/2012

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PDC: Churches Can’t Be Intermediary For Donations To Overturn Gay Marriage

The state’s campaign finance watchdog says the state’s Catholic churches can’t collect donations from parishioners for the campaign seeking to overturn the state’s gay marriage law.

08/28/2012

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Gay Marriage Opponents Closer to Qualifying R-74

Opponents of gay marriage said Wednesday they have reached the number of signatures needed to qualify a proposed referendum seeking to overturn a new law legalizing same-sex marriage in Washington state, and that they may turn them in as early as next Tuesday, June 5.

05/31/2012

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