Video: Dallas marriage ceremony of same-sex couple Skyped
November 18, 2010
Posted on kens5.com:
"Mark Reed and Dante Walkup tied the knot last month in Dallas because they found a loophole that makes it OK.
"While their boots were planted at the W Hotel in Dallas, an officiate in the District of Columbia legalized their union through Skype.
"Though the marriage may be binding in D.C. and a handful of other states, it still won't be recognized in the state of Texas.
"'That was a very heartfelt and moving wedding, but in Texas it's illegal which in many ways is a real injustice," said gay rights attorney, Rob Wiley.
"'When people see you've taken that extra time and effort and everything like that, it's a little closer to committment and promises than being legal," says Walkup. [see video below]:
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