Welcome to the great marital debate of 2018.
Earlier on Friday, multiple sources reported that Hailey Baldwin and Justin Bieber has entered a New York City courthouse… obtained a marriage license… and exchanged vows.
That’s to say: Baldwin and Bieber are married!!!!!!!
How exciting and unexpected, right?
Yes, if these reports are accurate.
But a pretty reliable source who is very close to the situation is telling everyone to please slow his or her roll.
Because no marriage has actually taken place.
“I understand where the speculation is coming from, but I’m not married yet!” the 21-year-old model Tweeted Friday evening.
But here’s the the thing; this message has since been deleted.
And here’s the other thing: People Magazine is sticking by its claim that Bieber and Baldwin are husband and wife.
According to this publication’s sources, Bieber and Baldwin exchanged vows this afternoon and signed their marriage license.
They are absolutely, 100%, legally wed.
HOWEVER, Hailey “feels a civil ceremony and their ‘real’ wedding are two separate things,” one source explains, adding that the stars will hold a much bigger gathering somewhere down the line.
Adds a religious source, dubbed as such by People:
“What happened at the courthouse is a courthouse thing – a legal thing. But marriage is two people making a vow before God and the people they love.”
(Just to be clear: That’s completely false. A marriage, by definition, is a legally binding agreement between two people.)
TMZ, meanwhile, first broke the news of Justin and Hailey entering a courthouse in New York.
It even quoted a witness who overheard Bieber telling Baldwin, “I can’t wait to marry you, baby.”
But this celebrity gossip website says no ceremony of any kind took place, but we can expect one to be held some time next week.
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Source:: The Hollywood Gossip