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New York City Clerks Offices Open Sunday For First Day Of Gay Marriages

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 24: Same-sex couple Daniel Hernandez ,53,(R) and Nevin Cohen, 48, kiss after being married at the Manhattan City Clerk's office on the first day New York State's Marriage Equality Act goes into effect July 24, 2011 in New York City. Today was the first day gay couples were allowed to legally marry in New York State after Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the historic legislation into law. (Photo by Shannon Stapleton -Pool/Getty Images)

NY's first same-sex weddings held

Couples lined up to take part in New York state's first legal same-sex wedding ceremonies at the stroke of midnight on Sunday.