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Geraldine Artis, Suzanne Artis

Geraldine Artis (left) and Suzanne Artis, of Clinton, stand in front of the State Supreme Court building after a three hour hearing of Kerrigan & Mock et al v. Connecticut Department of Public Health, a lawsuit challenging the state's ban on gay marriage brought by eight same-sex couples, including the Artises.CLOE POISSON / HARTFORD COURANT