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Anti-gay amendment proposed in Colorado: echoes of Amendment 2

By Scottie Thomaston Alliance Defense Fund, the group currently representing the Proposition 8 proponents in federal court, has proposed an amendment to Colorado’s constitution purporting to protect ‘religious freedom’ and freedom of conscience by allowing religious groups to openly discriminate against people who are gay. The amendment reads: Section 32. Religious Liberty.
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