TITLE

New Hampshire passes marriage bill, Governor Lynch signs into law

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Empty Closet;Jul2009, Issue 425, pA1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval of a legislation to recognize marriage equality for same-sex couples by the New Hampshire State House and Senate on June 3, 2009. The bill was ratified by Governor John Lynch despite his opposition to the measure. Among the individuals and groups responsible for the passage of the bill were Senate president Sylvia Larsen and the New Hampshire Freedom to Marry Coalition. The states that recognized same-sex marriage as of July include Massachusetts and Iowa.
ACCESSION #
43687687

 

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