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It's Official: After 40 Years, Lesbian Couple Can Marry in NJ

gay marriage new jerseyCindy Meneghin and Maureen Kilian have been fighting for the last decade to get married, but they’ve been together much longer than that. The couple, who met 40 years ago and became high school sweethearts, are finally able to get married in their New Jersey hometown, thanks to winning their lawsuit against the State last month. The suit, brought by Lambda Legal, involved 5 other gay and lesbian couples. This touching video, courtesy of the legal firm, tells a bit of Cindy and Maureen’s love story:

[videopost src=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SHbzOVyJnbA’]

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