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Mary Norton (left) and Wendy Backer of Providence want to marry in Massachusetts.

Gay pair asking to be wed in Mass. say no ban in R.I.

By Brian MacQuarrie
Globe Staff / June 27, 2006

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A Massachusetts Superior Court judge heard arguments yesterday that a gay couple from Providence should be allowed to marry in the Bay State because Rhode Island law does not explicitly ban same-sex marriage. (Full article: 476 words)

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