Wednesday, December 7, 2005

Wisconsin Panel Approves Amendment Prohibiting Gay Marriage and Civil Unions

A split Senate committee of the Wisconsin Legislature approved an amendment that would prohibit gay marriage and civil unions, clearing the way for a vote by the full body. The Senate Judiciary, Corrections and Privacy Committee voted 3-2 along party lines with all Republicans supporting the amendment, according to votes tallied Monday.  Source: Associated Press, St. Paul Pioneer Press, twincities.com. For more information, please click here (last visited December 7, 2005, reo).

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