Tennessee GOP is trying to ban marriage equality again to get it back in front of the Supreme Court

LGBTQ Nation - 02-11


Republican lawmakers in Tennessee have introduced legislation to ban same-sex couples from marrying. Tennessee Senator Mark Pody (R) and Tennessee Representative Jerry Sexton (R) introduced the “Tennessee Natural Marriage Defense Act” in their respective houses. The bill would ban state officials from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples and protect the officials from lawsuits.