Sen. Scott Dibble, DFL-Minneapolis, left, sponsor of the gay marriage bill in the Minnesota Senate, and his partner Richard Leyva greet a large, joyous crowd as the arrive at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul, Minn. on Monday, May 13, 2013. (AP Photo/The St. Paul Pioneer Press, Ben Garvin)
Senate approves gay marriage in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Love and marriage soon will go together for Minnesota gays like they do for straight couples.
“Vote yes for love,” Minnesota Sen. Scott Dibble told his colleagues Monday.
Enough senators agreed and gave the Minneapolis Democrat his wish of a Minnesota that allows same-sex couples to marry, the 12th state to allow it.
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