Lincoln Gay Rights Ordinance Drives Dozens to Speak Up

Omaha World-Herald
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May 8, 2012

The hours passed and the testifiers kept coming.

The Lincoln City Council heard from more than 70 people in a 6½-hour marathon hearing Monday night expressing their strong feelings — pro and con — about a proposed ordinance that would protect gays and lesbians from discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations.