NJ moves closer to marriage equality

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Baroni was the lone Republican yes vote

GOP Senator Bill Baroni voted yesSenate Committee votes 7-6 in favor of same-sex marriage

The New Jersey Senate Judiciary Committee voted 7-6 last night to legalize same-sex marriage. The Senators heard eight hours of public comment and legal testimony that civil unions are not the same and therefore not equal.  

Garden State Equality brought 1,100 supporters to the State House in Trenton to show their support during the afternoon to late evening proceedings.The highlight occurred