Same Sex Marriage in MD: The Washington Post, the Baltimore Sun, the New York Times
The Washington Post: Maryland
Senate passes same-sex marriage bill
By Aaron C. Davis, Published: February 23,
Maryland will join seven states and the District in allowing
same-sex marriage, ending a year-long drama in Annapolis over the legislation and expanding
nationwide momentum for gay rights.
Sun: Gay marriage law likely will be up
Senate approval, both sides in same-sex marriage debate gear up for referendum
By Michael Dresser, 9:07 p.m. EST, February 23, 2012
two sides in Maryland's
fight over same-sex marriage agree on this: It won't be over until November. With the state Senate's approval Thursday
night of the governor's bill to legalize civil marriage for
same-sex couples, opponents are expected to mobilize quickly to gather the
signatures to petition the legislation to referendum.
The New York Times: Maryland: Gay Marriage
Bill Sent to Governor
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, Published:
February 23, 2012
marriage is all but legalized in Maryland
after the Legislature gave its final approval to the law, which is expected to
be signed by the governor.