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Thursday, 21 January 2016 23:53

A Tennessee House Panel Stopped An Attempt To Block Marriage Equality

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Some days ago, we wondered if the Unicoi County in Tennessee could or not going to find a way not to comply with the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, which legalized equal marriage in June. Here's a first good news.

A subcommittee of the state House has indeed opposed a bill that would block the decision of the Supreme Court.

The measure, sponsored by Republican Mark Pody, was defeated by the committee on Wednesday because, in addition, this measure could cost $8.5 billion to the state. This is the price to pay for violation of the decision of the Supreme Court.

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