Pa. State Senators Push Marriage Equality Bill

Law360, Philadelphia (January 6, 2014, 3:36 PM EST) -- Two Pennsylvania state senators on Monday publicly threw their support behind a pair of bills aimed at legalizing same-sex marriage and providing legal protections to gay, lesbian and transgender residents against workplace and housing discrimination.

Sen. Mike Stack, D-Philadelphia, and Sen. Larry Farnese, D-Philadelphia, urged the advancement of bills that would strike down a provision of state law defining marriage as between one man and one woman, which is currently the subject of a heated federal court battle, and banning discrimination of the basis of sexual...
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