U.S. judge overturns state’s 1996 ban on same-sex marriage
By MARYCLAIRE DALE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Posted: May 21, 2014 at 5:40 a.m.
Ashley Wilson (left) and Lindsay Vandermay, both 29, react after getting their marriage license at the Philadelphia Marriage Bureau in City Hall on Tuesday in Philadelphia. Pennsylvania’s ban on gay marriage was overturned by a federal judge Tuesday.
Pennsylvania’s ban on gay marriage was overturned by a federal judge Tuesday, sending couples racing to pick up licenses.