Archived from the original on October 2, Archived from the original on February 11, Connolly ruled that same-sex couples who live in Rhode Island can marry in Massachusetts. Turbitt said he felt his values were under attack by those calling for the state to legalize same-sex unions.
Archived from the original on November 29, Gay legislators having impact in marriage debates By David Crary.
Retrieved May 20, Senator Perry, a member of the committee, said that marriage rights are civil rights and "marriage equality is fundamentally an issue of discrimination. Archived from the original on March 3,
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Common-law marriage Israel 6. Public Policy Polling. University announces decreased fees, room, board costs. In December , the Rhode Island Supreme Court held, in a 3—2 opinion, that the state's Family Court lacks jurisdiction to hear a divorce petition involving a same-sex couple who were married in Massachusetts.