James Scales (left) and William Tasker celebrate their wedding at City Hall in Baltimore on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. Same-sex couples in Maryland now are permitted to marry under a new law that went into effect after midnight on Tuesday. Maryland is the first state south of the Mason-Dixon Line to approve same-sex marriage. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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James Scales (left) and William Tasker celebrate their wedding at City Hall in Baltimore on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. Same-sex couples in Maryland now are permitted to marry under a new law that went into effect after midnight on Tuesday. Maryland is the first state south of the Mason-Dixon Line to approve same-sex marriage. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)