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The New York Times: Appeals Panel Rejects Virginia Gay-Marriage Ban

The New York Times’ national legal correspondent, Erik Eckholm, reports on the Bostic plaintiffs’ win at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit:

Emily Schall-Townley, the 16-year-old daughter of two of the plaintiffs in the Virginia case, said she was overjoyed by the decision. “I’ll be able to say without reservation this is my family and these are my two moms,” she said in a telephone conference call.

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