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Updated: 08/01/2013 12:38 AM
Created: 08/01/2013 12:30 AM KSTP.com | Print |  Email
By: Cassie Hart

RAW VIDEO: First Lesbian Couple in Minn. Take Vows, Get Married


Margaret Miles and Cathy ten Broeke were the first gay couple to get married in Minn.

Photo: KSTP/ Kate Renner

The first same-sex couple to get married in Minnesota took their vows just before the stroke of midnight.

Margaret Miles and Cathy ten Broeke were joined by 5-year-old Louis for the ceremony.

Mayor R.T. Rybak had to stall for several minutes to wait until after midnight, the official time for gay marriage to be legal in the state.

The crowd at Minneapolis City Hall erupted as Mayor Rybak announced "I now pronounce you legally married, You may kiss the bride."

Watch video of the ceremony in the video box above.

Video courtesy of the uptake.org


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