Hundreds gather to protest bill aimed at same-sex couples

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Hundreds gathered on the south Capitol steps in opposition of a recent bill protecting religious rights to refuse service to same sex couples.

The Equality house and Planting Peace organizations held a public protest against the passing of the controversial house bill 2453 which protects religious groups and businesses that refuse service to same sex couples.

Attendees set up a series of poses to form an artistic rendering of the impact the bill would have.

The Equality House organization is a project of the non profit Planting Peace organization and serves as a symbol of peace and positive change for LGBTQ community.


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