« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Local view: ’Til death do us part

Published 04/13/2013, Duluth News Tribune

As a retired judge, I have the power — and the joy — to preside over weddings here in Minnesota. I typically say a few words at the ceremony and usually review my proposed comments with the prospective bride and groom. In looking back over my notes from past ceremonies, I can see I must sound like a cheerleader for the benefits of marriage as I legally usher men and women into the status of husbands and wives.

Word count: 702

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.


Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.