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Texas Court Rejects Gay Couple's Divorce Petition

A Texas court of appeals has ruled same sex couples legally married in another state can't get divorced in Texas.

The fifth Texas court of appeals ruled a Dallas judge did not have jurisdiction to grant a divorce to two Dallas men who married in Massachusetts.

He also ruled Texas can't limit marriage between a man and a woman.

The state court of appeals said Texas' laws against same-sex marriage doesn't violate the constitution.

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