Supporters of the Hawaii Civil Unions Bill celebrate the state Senate's 18-5 vote to approve civil unions at the Hawaiian state Capitol on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, in Honolulu. Gov. Neil Abercrombie has said he will sign the legislation into law. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

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Supporters of the Hawaii Civil Unions Bill celebrate the state Senate's 18-5 vote to approve civil unions at the Hawaiian state Capitol on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, in Honolulu. Gov. Neil Abercrombie has said he will sign the legislation into law. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)