Sen. Wants Protection For 'Traditional' Marriage Support

Law360, Washington (December 12, 2013, 5:30 PM EST) -- Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, on Thursday introduced a bill barring the federal government from denying tax-exempt status, contracts, employment or other benefits to religious groups or individuals based on their support for so-called traditional marriage, citing a need to protect these groups from federal discrimination.

The bill, S. 1808, the Marriage and Religious Freedom Act, would block the government from taking any adverse action against anyone who acts in accordance with their religious belief that marriage should be recognized solely as the union of a man...
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