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U.S. Supreme Court puts hold on gay marriage in Virginia

Aug 21, 2014    

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday prevented gay marriage in Virginia from going into effect by blocking an appeals court ruling that struck down the states ban.The court granted a stay application filed by gay marriage opponents who said a July 28 ruling by the Richmond, Virginia-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals should not be implemented while litigation continues. (Reporting by Lawrence Hurley; Editing by Kevin Drawbaugh and Chizu Nomiyama)This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.

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