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Same-gender marriage case will be heard by New Jersey Supreme Court

TRENTON, N.J. -- The state Supreme Court has agreed to take up the gay marriage case in New Jersey.

The high court said today it also will take over consideration of the ongoing pursuit of a stay of the lower court ruling.

The opposing sides will file briefs in November, and the court will hear oral arguments either on Jan. 6 or 7 of next year.

The high court also decided to take jurisdiction over the motion to stay Judge Mary Jacobson's order to allow gay marriage starting Oct. 21.

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