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Allies in the fight for marriage equality – msnbc

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Historic Day in Oklahoma

A few minutes ago, U.S. District Judge Terence Kern determined that Oklahoma’s ban on marriage equality is unconstitutional.  This is a monumental step forward for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Oklahomans. The ruling is stayed pending appeal so Oklahoma marriage licenses will not be immediately issued. Scott J. Hamilton, Executive Director of the Cimarron Alliance Equality Center, central Oklahoma’s LGBT education and advocacy organization, declared today a monumental day in Oklahoma history. “The judge saw this in the very same way we have seen it,” he said. “It is simply unconstitutional to prohibit marriage between ...