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Md. attorney general backs gay marriage bill --

Md. attorney general backs gay marriage bill --

By Laura Smitherman | Sun reporter
8:37 PM EST, February 14, 2008

Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler has become the most prominent official in Maryland to endorse gay marriage, telling state legislators Thursday that he believes the current ban on same-sex unions amounts to discrimination.

"It would be hard for me to have this job knowing there is something so wrong in our society," Gansler told the Senate panel considering a bill to legalize gay marriage. "I just think it's wrong to discriminate against any people because they think differently or because of their sexual orientation." ............................

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