Faces Of The Day

Jun 2 2011 @ 8:05pm

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Shanelle Moffett (L) and Tenisha Watkins kiss at their civil union ceremony in Millennium Park June 2, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. More than 30 same-sex couples were joined in civil unions today during a ceremony in the park. Illinois is the sixth state to allow same-sex civil unions or their equivalent, which provide gay couples the same rights as heterosexual married couples. By Scott Olson/Getty Images.