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Mass. High Court Backs Gay Marriage

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Mass. High Court Backs Gay Marriage

Mass. High Court Backs Gay Marriage

Mass. High Court Backs Gay Marriage

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The Massachusetts Supreme Court rules that under the state's constitution, same-sex couples are legally entitled to wed. The ruling stops short of allowing marriage licenses to be issued to the couples who challenged the law. The court orders the state legislature to come up with a solution within 180 days. NPR's Bob Edwards talks with Harvard Law School professor Laurence Tribe.