Rally for the turning tide
Posted By: Jenn Hatcher
Supporters of gay marriage, congregated at the state capitol Monday for the “Rally for the Turning Tide.”
It was the same day, Kevin Tjeerdsma and Corey Webster planned to legalize their marriage. Tjeerdsma said, “We had it planned, we were going to be there, at 1:30, we were going to have it all ago.”
The gay couple had to change plans last Thursday when the federal appeals court announced
Outlinc, who hosted Monday’s rally said, “Every minute that same-sex families are denied the legal protection of marriage is a minute too long. Outlinc will continue to work to make
The decision by the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals came days after Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson filed a motion to reinstate
The group protesting in front of the capitol said they’ll keep fight.
“This is the state I care about, this is the state that I made my home in, that I built my career in and this is the state I will be married in,” said Abbi Swatsworth.
The most recent decision means that