WAMC New England News
2:00 am
Fri June 15, 2007

Gay Marriage Ban Defeated

Boston, MA – Surrounded by a cheering crowd in the Massachusetts Statehouse minutes after the legislature killed a constitutional amendment to ban same sex marriage, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick declared "In Massachusetts , the freedom to marry is secure". Opponents of gay marriage vow not to give up, but their chances of success appear dim. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief, Paul Tuthill reports...