Social Media Reaction is Swift After Same-Sex Marriage Ban is Rejected

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    Tim Furlong explains that people are gathering to receive Marriage Licenses now that Same-Sex Marriages are legal in Pennsylvania. (Published Tuesday, May 20, 2014)

    Same-sex couples will now be able to legally marry in Pennsylvania. A federal judge struck down the same-sex marriage ban Tuesday afternoon.

    In declaring Pennsylvania's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, the judge did not, however, issue a stay of his own ruling, meaning it will go into effect immediately.

    Reaction to the historic news was seen across social media channels.