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Mild-Mannered Official Sparks Marriage Firestorm in Pennsylvania

There are 2 comments on the EDGE story from Aug 10, 2013, titled Mild-Mannered Official Sparks Marriage Firestorm in Pennsylvania. In it, EDGE reports that:

The mild-mannered Montgomery County register of wills went out on a limb July 24 when he began issuing same-sex marriage licenses in violation of state law.

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#1 Aug 11, 2013
From the article:

'... he (Haynes) consistently pointed to his oath of office, arguing that he promised to uphold both the Constitution and the laws of Pennsylvania. He believes those two conflict, and so, he says, "I made a choice." ...'

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#2 Aug 11, 2013
A man with both a brain and a conscience, a combination rather rare nowadays.

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