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Warrick Co. clerk performing same sex marriage ceremonies

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WARRICK CO., IN (WFIE) -

Same sex couples continued to apply for marriage licenses Thursday in Evansville but in Warrick County the clerk was busy performing the actual ceremonies.

Shanna and her partner Jennifer gathered their family Thursday morning to tie the knot.
 
The couple tells us the have been together for three years and have two sons. 

"Wow, this is such a huge milestone," says Shanna. "I didn't know if I'd see this in my lifetime to be honest. It's nice that we're given the same rights. We finally get to be a family, a real family."

At the close of business yesterday, same sex couples applied for more than 200 licenses in Indiana.

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