Wyoming Lawmakers Reject Sexual Orientation Rights Bill
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming State Senate has defeated a bill that would ban discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
The Senate voted 13-to-17 Thursday against the bill.
Supporters including sponsor Sen. Chris Rothfuss, a Laramie Democrat, said that passing the bill was a civil r…
Wyo. House Defeats Domestic Partnership Bill
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming House has shot down a bill that would have allowed same-sex couples to create domestic partnerships carrying most of the legal rights of conventional marriage.
The House voted 35-to-24 against the bill...
English Professor Campaigns For Same Sex Benefits
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Northwest College President Paul Prestwich says a campus committee will study the issue of offering benefits for same-sex couples.
Prestwich made the announcement after Rachel Hanan, an assistant English professor, formally asked the president and an advisory council to cons…