**FILE** Supporters of gay marriage rally Friday, March 11, 2011, in Annapolis, Md., before a vote by the Maryland House of Delegates on whether to give same-sex couples in Maryland the same marriage rights as heterosexuals. (AP Photo/Brian Witte)

Photo by: Brian Witte

**FILE** Supporters of gay marriage rally Friday, March 11, 2011, in Annapolis, Md., before a vote by the Maryland House of Delegates on whether to give same-sex couples in Maryland the same marriage rights as heterosexuals. (AP Photo/Brian Witte)