Gay Couples Married in D.C. Can Now Get Divorced More Easily

DcThe D.C. Council yesterday passed a bill facilitating divorces for same-sex couples married there, the AP reports:

The bill approved Tuesday lets gay couples who married in Washington get divorced even if they no longer live in the district, provided they live somewhere that would not recognize their divorce. Under current law, one member of the divorcing couple has to live in Washington for six months before starting divorce proceedings.

Watch a report on the new law from WJLA, AFTER THE JUMP...