RI House committee to take up gay marriage bill (Boston)
House lawmakers will take up a bill that would legalize same-sex marriage in Rhode Island.
The House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear testimony on the bill Wednesday after delaying a Feb. 2 hearing because of bad weather.
The legislation has been introduced several times over the years, but failed when it faced opposition from previous Republican Gov. Don Carcieri (kuh-CHEER'-ee) and former legislative leaders.
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