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New Jersey Becomes Latest US State to Recognize Gay Marriage

Same-sex couples began marrying in New Jersey early Monday morning. Dozens of couples exchanged vows one minute after midnight local time, when a judge's order that the state must allow gay marriages formally went into effect. The New Jersey Supreme Court Friday refused a request by Republican Governor Chris Christie to delay the ceremonies until it could hold a hearing on his administration's appeal against same-sex marriage, clearing the way for Monday's ceremonies. Outgoing ...

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