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Projection: Maine voters approve same-sex marriage

Published On: Nov 07 2012 12:13:15 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 07 2012 01:06:49 AM CST
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Gary/ Cameron Reuters

Maine voters have voted to legalize same-sex marriage, the first time gay marriage has been approved at the ballot box, according to the AP and WMTW.

Same-sex marriage was also on the ballot in Maryland, Washington state and Minnesota on Tuesday. Maryland and Washington voters were voting on whether to allow same-sex marriage, while Minnesota voted on a constitutional amendment that would define marriage as a union between one man and one woman.