Ellen Toplin, right, and Charlene Kurland pose for photographs with their marriage license at a Montgomery County office despite a state law banning such unions, Wednesday, July 24, 201

 

              Ellen Toplin, right, and Charlene Kurland pose for photographs with their marriage license at a Montgomery County office despite a state law banning such unions, Wednesday, July 24, 201
Ellen Toplin, right, and Charlene Kurland pose for photographs with their marriage license at a Montgomery County office despite a state law banning such unions, Wednesday, July 24, 2013, in Norristown, Pa. The chairman of the Montgomery County commissioners, Democrat Josh Shapiro, said he supports same-sex marriage and was ready for the county to defend the stance in court. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)