Thursday, June 2, 2011

Illinois civil unions law goes into effect Wednesday - CNN

Illinois civil unions law goes into effect Wednesday - CNN

Starting Wednesday, same-sex couples in Illinois can enter into civil unions and enjoy many of the legal protections granted to married couples.

In January, Illinois joined five other states in legalizing civil unions. Gov. Pat Quinn signed the law in front of a crowd of cheering residents during a ceremony in a Chicago auditorium.

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