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Beth Kerrigan, Jody Mock

Beth Kerrigan and Jody Mock walk hand-in-hand up the steps of the Connecticut Supreme Court after speaking to reporters on the courthouse steps. They are the lead plaintiffs in Kerrigan & Mock et al v. Connecticut Department of Public Health, a lawsuit challenging the State's ban on gay marriage. Eight same-sex couples are part of the suit, many of whom are attending the historic three-hour hearing.CLOE POISSON / HARTFORD COURANT