Tuesday, May 18, 2004

Show Me Your Papers... 

An attorney with the Romney administration has contacted the four communities who declared that they would issue licenses to nonresidents, and demanded copies of all applications. This request was made only to Somerville, Springfield, Worcester and Provincetown. All but Somerville have stated that they are sending the paperwork to the Registry of Vital Statistics. Somerville has not yet commented.

Related to the issue of out of state couples, here is Rhode Island Attorney General Patrick C. Lynch's statement regarding whether Rhode Island would recognize marriages obtained in Massachusetts by gay Rhode Island couples.

Posted by Beth Henderson at 6:51 PM