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U.S. Attorney General Says Utah Gay Marriages Will be Recognized Federally

 
Posted January 10th, 2014 @ 11:38am by Talk Radio 105.7 FM / 570 AM

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS WEIGHED IN ON THE 1360 GAY MARRIAGES, PERFORMED IN OUR STATE BEFORE THEY WERE HALTED EARLIER THIS WEEK.

U-S ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER SAYS, THE UNIONS WILL BE RECOGNIZED FEDERALLY, JUST AS GAY MARRIAGES ARE, THAT HAVE BEEN PERFORMED IN OTHER STATES.

THIS MEANS GAY COUPLES -- MARRIED IN UTAH, BETWEEN DECEMBER 20TH AND JANUARY 6TH -- WILL HAVE THE SAME LEGAL STANDING IN OUR STATE, AS SAME-SEX COUPLES THAT HAVE WED IN OTHER STATES.

THEY HAVE LEGAL STANDING, FEDERALLY...BUT ARE NOT RECOGNIZED BY THE STATE.

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