Boston marriage showdown.
Meanwhile, both houses of the Massachusetts legislature were scheduled to meet on November 12 to consider state constitutional amendment that would ban gay marriage--an initiative that was soundly defeated last year. Some lawmakers are predicting that a pro-gay court decision will bolster support tot the amendment. "Everybody is holding their breaths and waiting to see," said stale representative Alice K. Wolf, a Cambridge Democrat.
Find updates on a possible decision at www.advocate.com.
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|Title Annotation:||Legislation; Massachusetts supreme judicial court, legislature consider legality of same-sex marriage|
|Publication:||The Advocate (The national gay & lesbian newsmagazine)|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Nov 25, 2003|
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