Arizona Governor vetoes widely criticised anti-gay bill

Feb 27, 2014    

Widely derided by critics, Arizona Governor vetoed anti-gay bill on Wednesday citing opposition from big business and warning that the measure could "create more problems than it purports to solve."Governor Jan Brewer vetoed the bill passed by the Republican-controlled state legislature last week which allowed business owners to claim their religious beliefs as legal a justification for refusing to serve same-sex couples or any other prospective customer.The measure was widely seen as a backlash against a recent string of federal court decisions in several states recognizing marriage...

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