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A unique Maryland marriage sits at center of Supreme Court case considering gay nuptials

A unique Maryland marriage sits at center of Supreme Court case considering gay nuptials

When Jim Obergefell and partner John Arthur said "I do" in a small medical jet on the tarmac at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport in the summer of 2013, they knew it was a powerful turning point. "That was the moment in time that we could, in public and in front of our government, say we are committed to each other, we love each other, we are a team, we're a married couple," Obergefell said. What they didn't know was that their moment might be taught one day in history and legal courses about how same-sex marriage became the law of the land. After the couple returned from Maryland to Ohio, they filed a lawsuit seeking to force their home state to recognize...

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