Marriage Equality Rally Held in Ohio

Written by scott on December 4th, 2011

Columbus Gay Marriage RallyGay and straight activists united at the Ohio Statehouse for a pro same-sex marriage rally on Saturday. The group said it was time to take a stand for equal rights, 10TV’s Danielle Elias reported.

“I have no rights now, and I want them, I deserve them,” said John Gouvas, a demonstrator. “We are American citizens it should be legal to marry in Ohio.”

In 2004, Ohio voters overwhelmingly approved a constitutional amendment that banned same-sex marriage in the state. Demonstrators at the Ohio Statehouse said they want to change the ban.

Full Story from 10 TV

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