BREAKING: Rhode Island marriage equality bill signed into law

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Rhode Island governor Lincoln Chafee ’75 P’14 officially signed the two bills that together legalized same-sex marriage in Rhode Island at 6:50 p.m. Thursday. The Ocean State will be the 10th state (and the last in New England) to allow such marriages starting August 1st. Governor Chafee signed the bill into law directly after the Rhode Island House of Representatives approved the bills 56-15.

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