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Gay Marriage In New York: Celebrities Celebrate

06/24/2011 11:44 pm ET | Updated Aug 24, 2011

Finally, the New York State Senate passed a long-awaited law granting marriage equality to gay couples, launching a celebration of massive proportions throughout New York City.

Hollywood has long pushed for equality, breaking restrictive taboos with its honest, emotional depictions of gay men and women in positive ways. So many stars have advocated for passage of marriage equality, and upon the passage of the law, many of them took to Twitter to celebrate with friends and fans.

Here are some of the best tweets; the slideshow will be updated as the night goes on.

Gay Marriage In New York: Celebrities Celebrate
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