New Jersey Same-Sex Marriage

New Jersey Same-Sex Marriage

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Newark Mayor and newly elected U.S. Senator Cory Booker, right, officiates a wedding ceremony for Joesph Panessidi, 65, center, and Orville Bell, 65, at City Hall in Newark on Oct. 21, 2013. During Republican Governor Chris Christie's first term, the legislature sidestepped his opposition to same-sex marriage.