Same-Sex Marriage
6:01 am
Mon June 2, 2014

Early Same-Sex Marriages Offer First Tests Of New State Law

Same-sex couples in Illinois are now able to get marriage licenses. Federal court rulings late last year allowed some couples in several counties to get married early - if one person in the relationship was terminally ill. 

Signs at a civil unions rally in Sycamore, IL
Credit Susan Stephens / WNIJ

Alex Keefe reports on same-sex couples allowed to marry before the June 1 start date.