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Tim McQuillan, left, and Sean Fritz apply for their marriage license, Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, in Des Moines, Iowa. The Ames, Iowa, couple were married a day after a judge threw out the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
Fitz and McQuillan embrace after getting their marriage license.
Fritz and McQuillan show off their new Iowa marriage license.