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Montana and Florida the latest battlegrounds over same-sex marriage
Montana and Florida the latest battlegrounds over same-sex marriage

The battle over same-sex marriage continues to spread to other states, with the latest action in Montana and Florida. A judge declared Florida's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional - at least in the county where he presides - and Montana Atty. Gen. Tim Fox is asking a federal court to uphold the state’s same-sex marriage ban. Fox said that Montanans made their decision regarding same-sex marriage in 2004 when they voted for a constitutional provision allowing that “only a marriage between one man and one woman shall be valid or recognized as a marriage in this state," according to a filing to the U.S. District Court of Great Falls. In May, four same-sex...

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