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The Virginia pastor convicted in a Vermont federal court of helping a woman and her child flee the country rather than share custody with her former lesbian partner is arguing that the case should be dismissed because his actions had no connection to Vermont, court documents say.
A new poll finds that a majority of Virginia voters would support repealing the state's ban on same-sex marriage, which state voters approved in 2006.
Civil liberties and gay-rights groups are challenging Virginia's same-sex marriage ban in court.
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Britain on Wednesday legalized gay marriage after Queen Elizabeth II gave her royal stamp of approval, clearing the way for the first same-sex weddings next summer.
Despite the Supreme Court's ruling on two gay marriage cases Wednesday, the debate continues over the court's role and the next steps for both sides of the marriage issue.
Wed-tech, like ed-tech, is one of the region's strong suits. And Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling is very likely good news for that sector.