D.C. gay marriage law survives legal challenge The GA Voice Editors January 18, 2011 National According to the Associated Press, the court did not issue a statement on its decision. In 2009, then D.C. mayor Adrian Fenty signed the measure recognizing same-sex marriage. SHARE ON Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website × 9 = nine Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.