Thursday, 12 March 2015 16:50

Bill Allowing Oklahoma Churches Not To Celebrate Same-Sex Marriage Was Approved By The Senate

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Yesterday, the Oklahoma Senate approved a measure that will protect the clergy and churches who don't want to celebrate same-sex marriages.

This legislation, introduced by Republican Senator Dan Newberry, received 39 votes in favor and 6 oppositions.

The measure will be sent to the House.

Last year, a federal judge repealed the marriage equality ban in the state.