In California, a federal appeals court struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, declaring it unconstitutional.
In New Jersey, the state Senate passed a bill to legalize gay marriage, two years after a similar measure went down in defeat.
And on Monday Washington became the seventh state to legalize gay marriage when Gov. Chris Gregoire (D) signed it into law.
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