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Wednesday, December 1, 2010

IL Civil Unions Closer to Recognition


After about an hour of discussion, the Illinois House on Tuesday evening approved legislation legalizing civil unions.

The Illinois Religious Freedom Protection and Civil Union Act -- SB1716 -- passed 61 to 52.  The Senate is expected to also pass the bill and Gov. Pat Quinn has said he would sign it.

Read more here.


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