More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
5 adorable photos from a lesbian couple's wedding in Washington
Retired Air Force Major Margaret Witt, who worked to repeal "Don't Ask Don't Tell," married Laurie Johnson at ceremony at Grande Ronde Cellars in Spokane, Wa, on Saturday. Witt's attorney Jim Lobsenz presided over the ceremony. The couple was the first to get their marriage license at the Spokane County Courthouse just before 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6. Nate Gowdy of the Seattle Gay News was on hand to take some adorable shots. Check them out below!
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