Wyoming Lawmakers Kill Domestic Partnerships But Advance Nondiscrimination Protections

From ThinkProgress Thu Jan 31 2013, 09:00:08

Hopes for legal recognition of same-sex couples in Wyoming were dashed Wednesday, as the Wyoming House voted down a domestic partnership bill with a 24-34 vote. A House committee had similarly voted down a same-sex marriage bill earlier this week, but advanced the domestic partner bill to the full chamber. Meanwhile, the Equality State's Senate [...]

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