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Gay marriage becomes legal at midnight in Minnesota

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     In just a few hours, same-sex couples will have the right to exchange marriage vows in Minnesota.

     Same sex marriage becomes legal in the state starting tomorrow.

     At midnight, Minneapolis Mayor R-T Rybak will officiate 40 marriages.

     This new law also means changes for employers.

     The Mayo Clinic announced today that employees in same-sex domestic partnerships will have to get married if they want their partners to continue to remain eligible for health insurance.

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