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So Long to a Vegas Tradition

By , Monday, Aug 28, 2006, 12:09 PM

As of this week, the quickie, kitschy Las Vegas wedding will no longer be a 24/7 option.

The local marriage license bureau is cutting back its hours, and will be open daily from 8 A.M. to midnight instead of around the clock.

Britney Spears may wish the decision had come sooner. According to the Associated Press, officials said that fewer than 4 percent of licenses are issued during the overnight shift and hers--the marriage was annulled shortly afterwards--was one of them.

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