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Parties still await news on same-sex marriage lawsuit

Posted By on Fri, May 9, 2014 at 2:24 PM

One of Circuit Judge Chris Piazza's staff members said Thursday that she thought a release of his decision in the marriage lawsuit was possible by 2 p.m. today. Hasn't happened. Cheryl Maples, attorney for the plaintiffs in the lawsuit challenging the state's ban on same-sex marriage and recognition of marriages of couples married legally elsewhere, said she's heard the decision might not be filed until after 5 p.m. We're standing by.

UPDATE: Release set for 5 p.m.

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