Governor yields; gays can wed

Pennsylvania leader halts same-sex marriage court fight

Posted: May 22, 2014 at 5:47 a.m.

Juan Matos presents Sharon Buskirk (right) and Leeann Centeno of Wind Gap, Pa., with their marriage certificate Wednesday at City Hall in Philadelphia.

Pennsylvania's governor ended his fight Wednesday to stop same-sex marriage in the state, allowing a growing number of couples to proceed with their wedding plans with greater peace of mind.

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