TITLE

Activists set to battle marriage measure

AUTHOR(S)
Kiritsy, Laura
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Bay Windows;1/17/2001, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the impact of a legislative proposal that seeks to amend the General Laws on marriage in Massachusetts on the battle over gay marriage in the state. Confirmation made regarding the scope of the proposed legislation; Manner in which the bill was described; Implication of the proposed bill for Bay State gays and lesbians.
ACCESSION #
15803115

 

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