Westboro Baptist Church http://ripr.org en Photos: First Day of Same-Sex Marriage in Rhode Island http://ripr.org/post/photos-first-day-same-sex-marriage-rhode-island <p>Across the Ocean State, same-sex couples are applying for marriage licenses and tying the knot. On Thursday Rhode Island and Minnesota became the 12<sup>th</sup> and 13<sup>th</sup> states in the country to legalize gay marriage. The bill was signed into law back in May, making Rhode Island the last state in New England to legalize gay marriage.</p><p></p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 16:42:46 +0000 RIPR Newsroom 19363 at http://ripr.org Photos: First Day of Same-Sex Marriage in Rhode Island