Award of Excellence|
"SAME SEX MARRIAGE IN NEW YORK STATE"
Jim Conslontis (62, R) and Joseph Croza (58, L) stand side by side holding their wedding rings during their marriage ceremony at New York City Hall. Jim and Joe were married by Judge Neil Ross (unseen) who serves as a judge in the Criminal Court in Manhattan. Jim said it was only appropriate given that they were considered criminals for over 31 years.