Uruguay's First Gay Couple Ties The Knot

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First Gay Couple In Uruguay Officially Married

  • 08/23/2013 10:42 AM EDT World

This week, Uruguay joined the 14 other countries that allow same-sex marriage. The country legalized marriage equality in May, and couples began tying the knot this week. The small South American country is one of the most progressive in the world; a law legalizing marijuana is likely to pass soon.