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Press Coverage of CBST as we Celebrated the First Day of Legal Same-Sex Marriage in NY!


Mazal Tov to CBST on the first day of signing same-sex civil marriage licenses! We were thrilled to be able to celebrate this historic event with many CBST members, including Ann Macklin and Mickie Trester, Erika Karp and Sari Kessler, Yolanda Potasinski and Nancy Mertzel, and Gabriel Blau and Dylan Stein.

Check out all our pictures from the day, and visit the links below to see articles and photos highlighting CBST members as they obtained their civil marriage licenses recently.

Click here  to view photos on our Facebook album.

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marriage inside new york
ann macklin and michele trester
erika and sari

Click below to watch Nancy and Yolanda's marriage!

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Pictures from Sunday July 24th:
 http://www.iol.co.za/news/world/gay-new-yorkers-say-i-do-1.1105190

Former Cooperberg-Rittmaster Rabbinical Intern Rabbi Melissa Simon:
 http://www.tcdailyplanet.net/blog/tc-jewfolk/under-rainbow-huppah

Rabbi Kleinbaum marries the puppets from Avenue Q:
 http://www.dnainfo.com/tags/congregation-beit-simchat-torah

Connie Kurtz and Ruthie Berman are married on Tuesday July 26th:
 http://www.thejewishweek.com/special_sections/good_life/my_beloved_mine_last

Mickie Trester and Ann Macklin on slate.com:
 http://www.slate.com/slideshow/news-politics/new-york-says-i-do/#slide_11

NY Times highlights CBST couples in their photo gallery:
 http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/07/24/nyregion/20110724-gaymarriage-portraits.html

Bloomberg Youtube of CBST: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeJ-BOLpGA8

Mickie Trester and Ann Macklin, as well as other CBST members on thevillagevoice.com :
 http://www.villagevoice.com/slideshow/the-first-gay-marriages-in-nyc-33849124/49/

Under a Rainbow Chuppah with Erika and Sari:
 http://news.yahoo.com/photos/under-rainbow-chuppah-rabbi-sharon-kleinbaum-senior-rabbi-photo-172234616.html

Jerusalem Post and the Patch interviewing Mickie Trester and Ann Macklin:
 http://www.jpost.com/JewishWorld/JewishNews/Article.aspx?ID=230668&R=R1

http://foresthills.patch.com/articles/forest-hills-couple-weds-on-first-day-of-marriage-equality-in-new-york#video-7127512

Yolanda Potasinski and Nancy Mertzel in Business Week News:
 http://www.businessweek.com/news/2011-07-25/-partner-becomes-wife-as-n-y-begins-marrying-gay-couples.html

Gabriel Blau and Dylan Stein in the New Yorker:
 http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2011/07/dan-choi-marriage-new-york.html

NBC News:
 http://fieldnotes.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/07/24/7154225-wedding-fever-hits-nyc-as-same-sex-couples-line-up-to-marry

Inside New York:
http://insidenewyork.com/2011/07/25/making-new-york-history/

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