Marriage Equality Opponents Launch Petition Drive in Maryland

As in Washington state, opponents of marriage equality in Maryland have begun their petition drive to overturn the law, the AP reports:

MDMaryland Marriage Alliance officials announced Wednesday that they have launched the petition drive to collect the nearly 56,000 signatures needed to bring the law to referendum on the November ballot.

The group, which is leading the referendum effort, is working with, an organization and website developed last year by a Maryland delegate, to collect signatures…