"Fooled! Gay Couple Tricks NYC Into Marrying Them
One gay couple didn’t want to wait for New York to decide whether to legalize same-sex marriage. So they outsmarted the state instead. Surprisingly, it wasn’t that difficult.
No one blinked when Jason Stenson and Hakim Nelson tied the knot on May 26. City officials approved the marriage license and even conducted the ceremony, all the while unaware that they were conducting the first gay nuptials in the state, albeit illegal, according to The New York Post."…
Entire article here: nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Fooled-Gay-Couple-Tricks-NYC-Into-Marrying-Them.html