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Gay marriages resume in Calif.

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Kris Perry, left, kisses Sandy Stier as they are married at City Hall in San Francisco in June after a federal appeals court cleared the way for the state of California to immediately resume issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples after a 4-1/2-year freeze. Jeff Chiu / Associated Press