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Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot says he'll work to ensure that same-sex married couples can file joint tax returns in the state.
Elated same-sex couples have begun getting marriage licenses in Maryland, though they won't go into effect until Jan. 1.
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An opinion released Thursday by the attorney general's office said that same-sex couples can obtain marriage licenses as soon as Gov. Martin O'Malley "formally proclaims" the results of this month's election, which he is expected to do on or about Dec. 6.
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Supporters of a Maryland ballot measure in favor of gay marriage raised more than twice the amount of opponents trying to defeat the measure.
A national think tank says new gay marriage laws in Maine, Maryland and Washington will generate at least $166 million in wedding spending in the next three years.
Washington area wedding planners and related businesses from caters to bakeries could see a boost in business now that Maryland voters have approved same-sex marriage.
Maryland joined Maine Tuesday as the first states to approve same-sex marriage by popular vote, capping a tough struggle by supporters that has lasted more than a year.
This law allows gay and lesbian couples to obtain a civil marriage license, as long as they are not otherwise prohibited from getting married.
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