Box Turtle Bulletin

Box Turtle BulletinNews, analysis and fact-checking of anti-gay rhetoric
“Now you must raise your children up in a world where that union of man and box turtle is on the same legal footing as man and wife…”
This article can be found at:
Latest Posts

Illinois civil unions vote could come today

Timothy Kincaid

November 30th, 2010

Rumors and reports suggest that the Illinois legislature could vote on a civil unions bill as early as today. The real battle will be in the House, where vote count is uncertain.

Meanwhile, a Senate committee advanced the bill in that chamber.

A push to legalize civil unions for same-sex couples in Illinois cleared a small hurdle today at the Capitol.

An Illinois Senate committee advanced the measure 6-2 along party lines.

Progress Illinois is liveblogging the debate.



November 30th, 2010 | LINK

SB1716, the bill to legalize civil unions in Illinois, has PASSED the House!!!

November 30th, 2010 | LINK

Track it here:

Leave A Comment

All comments reflect the opinions of commenters only. They are not necessarily those of anyone associated with Box Turtle Bulletin. Comments are subject to our Comments Policy.

(Required, never shared)

PLEASE NOTE: All comments are subject to our Comments Policy.