01/09/2013 10:58 am ET | Updated Jan 09, 2013

Illinois Gay Marriage Sponsors Reintroducing Marriage Equality Bill On Wednesday

Story by Kate Sosin, courtesy Windy City Times:

Wasting no time in the fight for equal marriage in Illinois, sponsoring lawmakers will re-introduce legislation that would legalize gay marriage Wednesday.

That move comes on the same day that new lawmakers will be sworn in, the earliest possible time that sponsors could reintroduce the bill after it fell short last week.

Illinois Unites for Marriage, a coalition of the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois, Lambda Legal and Equality Illinois and bill sponsors announced the move Tuesday evening.

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