Judge says to rule soon on Virginia gay marriage ban (15)

Reuters 2014.02.04 22:38
By Gary Robertson NORFOLK, Virginia NORFOLK, Virginia (Reuters) - A court ruling on whether to overturn Virginia's constitutional prohibition on same-sex marriage will come very soon, the federal judge hearing a lawsuit to strike down the ban said on Tuesday. The hearing was the latest in a series of state-based challenges of gay marriage, which has increasingly gained acceptance around the United States in recent years.
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