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Eddy, Chaves County judges stop officiating weddings

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CARLSBAD (AP) — Judges in two southeastern New Mexico counties recently announced they will no longer officiate weddings after the state’s high court ruled that same-sex marriage is legal.

The announcement means judges in Eddy and Chaves counties won’t officiate any civil marriage ceremonies, from straight or same-sex couples. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.

 

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