Broward County judge 3rd to strike down gay marriage ban

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By Matthew Richardson

Broward Circuit Judge Dale Cohenoverturned the ban on same-sex marriage Aug. 4. This marks the third ruling in Florida that has overturned the ban.

“Every win in court brings us closer than we’ve ever been to the freedom to marry in Florida,” said Nadine Smith, CEO of Equality Florida."We look forward to the day when all loving, committed couples and their families enjoy the same protections, opportunities and responsibilities of marriage under the law. Every passing day inflicts real hardships on families who are denied the legal protection and dignity that marriage equality provides."

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