Thursday, December 14, 2006

New Jersy OKs gay civil unions

gay flagN.J. lawmakers approve gay civil unions - U.S. Life - This was a result of a court ruling (NJ Supremes) instructing the legislature to handle the matter.
Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine said he would sign the measure, which would extend to same-sex couples all the rights and privileges available under state law to married people. The bill passed the Assembly 56-19 and the Senate 23-12.
Hat tip to Right Side of the Rainbow.

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