Conservative Group Files Suit to Block New York's Gay Marriage Law

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By Kevin Fayle on July 25, 2011 11:55 AM

An evangelical Christian organization has filed a lawsuit in New York state court seeking to block the state's recently-passed legislation allowing gay marriages. The lawsuit alleges that the New York State Legislature violated the state's Open Meetings Law and failed to follow proper Senate procedures while passing the bill. The plaintiffs ask the court to declare the Marriage Equality Act null and void and to invalidate any marriages that occurred as a result of the Act. Conservative Group Files Suit to Block New York's Gay Marriage Law