Monday, 13 February 2012 15:32

Washington Gay Marriage Law Will Be Signed Today

Written by 

gay marriage washington

It is today that Governor Chris Gregoire planned to sign the gay marriage law for the state of Washington.

As I said you two weeks ago, opponents to the law are already trying to obtain a referendum to overturn the law.

According to the Associated Press, they must turn in more than 120,000 signatures by June 6 to challenge the proposed law. An anti-gay marriage initiative has also been filed. To qualify, 241,153 signatures must be submitted by July 6 and if opponents gather enough signatures to take their fight to the ballot, the law is put on hold pending the outcome of a November election.

Gay marriage law will take effect on June 7.

Contact

info@lezbelib.com

About

Lezbelib is the only magazine for genderfluid, genderqueer and LGBTQ women that daily keeps you updated about what is happening in the world for our community.

Through the magazine, we meet celebrities, artists or indie people. We give visibility, we support projects, we promote events, actions and companies.

Lezbelib also hopes to provide a space for exchanges and meetings, a space where you feel safe and free to be yourself.