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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Pro-gay marriage supporters rallied in Youngstown Tuesday night after the Supreme Court considered arguments on the consitutionality of same-sex marriage.

About 25 people holding candles and a couple of signs, gathered on the front steps of the Federal Courthouse at Market and Front Streets.

Youngstown police officer Anita Davis, who organized the rally, said they're celebrating the fact that the Supreme Court is hearing arguments on gay marriage.

"If it's so important that a killer, a murderer can go up there and get married then damn it, it's that important for us too," Davis says.

Davis says she contacted members of Pride Youngstown to show their support for gay marriage here because they couldn't be in D.C. today.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report)

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