Judge: Ohio Must Accept Gay Unions

    A protester from Ohio carries a flag outside of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, March 26, 2013. America's top court takes up the delicate and divisive issue of gay marriage on Tuesday when the nine Supreme Court justices consider the legality of a California ballot initiative that limits marriage to opposite-sex couples.  REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES  - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY CRIME LAW)   - RTXXXXR

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    A federal judge on Friday said he will issue a ruling on April 14 that will allow same-sex marriages from other states to be recognized in Ohio, despite the state's 10-year-old ban on same-sex unions. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Black spoke during a case brought by gay couples who challenged Ohio's refusal to recognize them on children's birth certificates.

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