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Baltimore’s Cardinal Edwin O’Brien says he is not surprised by the state Senate’s approval of gay marriage, but that the move threatens families. He vows to get the required signatures to send it to referendum in November.
State Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller says his chamber will vote on a bill to legalize gay marriage later Thursday.
Gay marriage advocates will host a rally this evening in Annapolis, to show their support for the gay marriage bill. Lawmakers face a difficult decision in whether or not to bring the bill into full chambers.