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Same-sex couples in Maryland were greeted with cheers and noisemakers held over from New Year's Eve parties, as gay marriage became legal in the first state south of the Mason-Dixon Line on New Year's Day.
Clayton Zook and his partner, Wayne MacKenzie of Baltimore, got married on New Year's Day - the first day same-sex couples could be married in Maryland.
It can be stressful for couples to plan their weddings. But for one Maryland couple holding a New Year's holiday wedding, the stress is just a bit shy of tenfold.