Marriage Equality Bill in Hawaii Shelved for Session: VIDEO

Hawaii's House Judiciary Committee has decided NOT to schedule a hearing for a marriage equality bill this session, the Star-Advertiser reports:

HawaiiThe decision today came on the day that about 150 supporters of gay marriage gathered at the state Capitol to call on legislators to take up a bill before it was too late.

State Rep. Karl Rhoads, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, said that after polling his colleagues he determined there was not the political will for a gay-marriage bill this session.

Watch a KHON report on the measure from earlier this week, AFTER THE JUMP...

Posted February 12, 2013 at 7:00am ETC by Andy Towle
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