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Published August 01, 2013, 12:00 AM

RI Gay Marriage

In this Monday, July 29, 2013 photo John Gacher, 61, left, and Federico Santi, 66, right, both of Newport , R.I., stand together in front of a garden shed at their home in Newport. The rest of New England already allows same-sex marriage with Rhode Island as a holdout, but that is to change Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 when it becomes legal in the state. The couple plans to turn their civil union into a marriage Thursday morning at Newport City Hall. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
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