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Kitty And Cheryle Will Tie The Knot In Niagara Falls’ First Gay Wedding

Kitty Lambert and Cheryle Rudd will get married at Niagara Falls today. They hope to be the first gay couple married there.

Buffalo News has the story:

Early July 24, with hundreds, if not thousands, of people on hand, Kitty Lambert and Cheryle Rudd will stand next to Niagara Falls in hopes of becoming the first gay couple married in New York State.

“Prince William and Kate didn’t have as many people at their wedding as we will,” Lambert, one of the region’s most prominent gay rights activists, said Tuesday. “It’s going to be amazing. We’ve joked that we’re inviting 1,800 of our closest friends.”

And yes, Lambert and Rudd promise to be the first couple legally married under the state’s historic marriage equality law, which takes effect that day.

And what a party they have planned.

The celebration will start with a reception on Goat Island at 7 p.m. July 23 and end with a civil marriage ceremony on Luna Island shortly after midnight. Niagara Falls Mayor Paul A. Dyster will officiate.

Read the full article via BUFFALO NEWS