marriage license

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Noun1.marriage license - a license authorizing two people to marrymarriage license - a license authorizing two people to marry
license, permit, licence - a legal document giving official permission to do something
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Afton Elaine Burton and Manson got a marriage license last year to stage a wedding inside a visiting room at California State Prison, Corcoran.
Mass murderer Charles Manson has been granted a marriage license, and would be allowed to wed in prison, a spokeswoman for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said on Monday.
6, 2012 maked the first time same-sex couples could apply for a marriage license in Washington State.
8 ( ANI ): Basketball legend Michael Jordan and his fiance appeared at the main Palm Beach County courthouse in Florida on Thursday morning to apply for a marriage license, a spokeswoman for the clerk's office has revealed.
As gay activists push for the right to a marriage license while opposing forces generally contend that only people in a male/female relationship possess that right, one must take a step back and look very carefully at the issues.
But when did a marriage license become a basic human right for anyone?
Couples wishing to get married in Kane County must apply for a marriage license prior to getting married.
The celebrity and entertainment news site also claimed that while Prepon and Foster may have a different reason for their appearance there, it's still very likely that they waited in line to get a marriage license.
In a coordinated move on Monday, a gay couple set out to prove this as they tried to apply for a marriage license with the civil registrar, only to be denied.
Gay rights lawyer Clara Rita Padilla said the marriage license applications reflected the need to legalise same-sex unions in the Philippines.
Two couples received licenses in Sedgwick County, while judges in Cowley and Riley counties each had issued one marriage license to same-sex couples.