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Couples flock to courthouse in LR

Posted: May 13, 2014 at 5:52 a.m.

5/12/14 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON The Rev. Jennie Barrington, center, gets bear hug from Malleri Rhodes, left, and Jenna LaMaster, right, after Barrington married the couple at the Pulaski County Courthouse in Little Rock, Ark. Monday May 12, 2014. PLEASE OUT; APNewsNow-Little Rock market, TV-Little Rock market, Radio-Little Rock market, Online-Nationwide market, Arkansas Business, Arkansas Times.

Jonathan Keith Gober and his fiance raced to Eureka Springs to get married Saturday after being together for a decade -- only to have the county clerk's office close as they were sixth in line.

Same-sex couples marry in Pulaski County for first time

Same-sex couples in Pulaski County married Monday for the first time after a Friday ruling struck down the state's bans on same-sex unions. (By Gavin Lesnick)
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