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Friday, February 12, 2010

Shots From Today's City Hall Marriage Equality Rally

Posted By on Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 2:30 PM

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Dreary weather required a rally urging the county clerk's office to receive same sex marriage licenses to be relocated from the steps of City Hall to the interior of the building. Organized by Marriage Equality USA, a roster of speakers addressed a small, damp crowd. Supporters stood behind the podium holding pieces of The Love Quilt aloft, an installation initiated by the organization in 2007 that tells the stories of same-sex married couples via words and images stitched onto fabric.

The second half of the rally was slated to take place in the rotunda, where a group of musicians dressed in traditional bride and groom attire warmed up to play music for a dance performance by Love Everywhere.

More shots from the event after the jump.

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