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The two sides of a same-sex marriage debate chant peacefully next to each other Thursday outside the Minnesota House chambers. -- photo by Don Davis/Forum News Service

Same-sex issues, opposite sides pack Capitol

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ST. PAUL - Hundreds of people on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate stood side by side throughout the Minnesota Capitol waiting for the House's decision Thursday.


They found themselves next to people with opposite opinions on the controversial issue as they crowded around televisions showing the debate and packed the second floor outside the House chamber. But they found ways to get along.

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Danielle Killey
Danielle Killey is the city reporter for the Republican Eagle, where she has worked since 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities with a journalism degree.
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