Maryland, USA: AG Rules That Gay Couples Can Process Licenses Now to Marry January 1st

Written by scott on December 2nd, 2012

Maryland, USA: AG Rules That Gay Couples Can Process Licenses Now to Marry January 1stMarriage officials in Maryland can begin processing marriage applications for same-sex couples, allowing them to wed on New Year’s Day, according to an opinion by the state’s Attorney General.

Maryland AG Douglas Gansler released a lengthy opinion Thursday that makes it possible for gay and lesbian couples to apply for and process marriage licenses to facilitate January 1st ceremonies, and still comply with the mandatory waiting period in Maryland law.

Courts can immediately begin processing marriage license applications to allow wedding ceremonies for same-sex couples in Maryland on New Year’s Day, according to an opinion issued Thursday by the state’s attorney general.

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