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A major Nor'easter now developing off the mid Atlantic coast will put eastern New York and western New England on its western side through Tuesday.  Snow will become steadier from SE to NW across the region after midnight and towards daybreak Tuesday with snowfall of varying intensity through Tuesday evening.  A gusty NNW wind from 20-30 mph at times will cause blowing and drifting of the very dry snow creating poor visibility and hazardous travel conditions into Tuesday night. General Storm accumulations in the Capital Region of 8"-14" are expected.

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Gay marriage ruling already in use in other cases

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Judges and lawyers representing same-sex couples are already using Justice Anthony Kennedy's opinion striking down part of a federal anti-gay marriage law in other cases about the right to marry -- despite Kennedy's insistence the ruling was limited.
 
It's a predictable next step in a long-term, incremental legal strategy being used at the state and federal levels, and in legislatures, executive mansions and courts, to build public and official acceptance of gay marriage.
 
Much the same approach was used decades ago by civil rights lawyers fighting state-sanctioned discrimination, with one decision helping lead to the next.
 
The legal director of the gay rights group Lambda Legal says it doesn't take much creativity to reframe Kennedy's opinion to challenge state bans on same-sex marriage.

AP-WF-07-06-13 1251GMT
 
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