News9: Oklahoma lawmakers consider preventing ALL marriage to keep same-sex marriage illegal

The idea stems from a bill filed by Rep. Mike Turner (R-Edmond).
www.news9.com Published: January 24, 2014
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News9.com reports that state lawmakers are considering throwing out marriage in Oklahoma.

The idea stems from a bill filed by Rep. Mike Turner (R-Edmond). Turner says it's an attempt to keep same-sex marriage illegal in Oklahoma while satisfying the U.S. Constitution. Critics are calling it a political stunt while supporters say it's what Oklahomans want.

"[My constituents are] willing to have that discussion about whether marriage needs to be regulated by the state at all," Turner said.

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