Lawmaker: Rejection Of Anti-Bullying Bill Is 'Disgusting'An Illinois lawmaker called the state’s rejection of an anti-bullying ordinance “disgusting.” The bill was voted down after some conservative lawmakers expressed concern that it might be used to promote acceptance of homosexuality.
Ministers Denounce Comparison Of Dr. King, Gay RightsSeveral dozen clergy members from around the Chicago area are denouncing a new law that grants civil unions to same-sex couples in Illinois.