The Top Ten LGBT News Stories Of 2011 Revealed!


Marriage equality comes to New York
July 24, 2011

Though it became law in June, LGBT lovers had to wait a month till they could go to the chapel (or temple or courthouse) and get hitched. But just after midnight, Dale Getto and Barbara Laven became New York State’s first legally wed gay couple, followed by a stream of ceremonies around the state. We bet there was a run on rice all summer long.

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