First marriage licenses issued to gay couples in Washington state

Dozens of same-sex couples obtained their marriage licenses in Washington state early Thursday, just hours after Gov. Chris Gregoire signed a law legalizing gay marriage in the state

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Jane Abbott Lighty and Pete-e Petersen hold up their marriage license.
Photo by (KIRO Radio/Chris Sullivan)
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