Texas, USA: Dallas Gay Couple Arrested Again While Seeking Marriage License

Written by scott on August 6th, 2012

Dallas Gay Couple Arrested Again While Seeking Marriage LicenseA gay couple in Dallas is pulling out all the stops to push the marriage equality agenda in Texas. Beau Chandler and Mark “Major” Jiminez were arrested arrested on July 5 for criminal trespass after applying for a marriage license. They met with supporters and had their first court appearance on August 2, according to the Dallas Voice.

After their court appearnace, the couple returned to the Crowley Courts Building to apply for a marriage license, according to WFAA TV. After the two were again denied a marriage license, they began a sit-in.

Authored By Diane Anderson-Minshall – See the Full Story at The Advocate

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