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Continued: Gay couple marries in Pa. county defying state ban on same-sex unions; 5 licenses issued

  • Article by: MARYCLAIRE DALE , Associated Press
  • Last update: July 24, 2013 - 7:25 PM

Two other women had considered applying for a license Tuesday, but they changed course after their lawyer talked to the ACLU, which raised the likelihood of a legal challenge.

Bruce Castor, a Republican county commissioner and a former prosecutor, said opponents could ask Kane's office to challenge the same-sex licenses in court. Alternately, Corbett's office could go to court to block them or a county judge could step in.

The Rev. Craig Andrussier, a nondenominational minister, married Terrizzi and Bloodgood in a brief ceremony that he expects they will someday "tell their grandchildren about."

"I feel great. I feel honored," Andrussier said.

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