Indiana University School of Law http://wfpl.org en Indiana Lawmakers May Take Up Gay Marriage Amendment in 2013 http://wfpl.org/post/indiana-lawmakers-may-take-gay-marriage-amendment-2013 When it convenes next week, the Indiana General Assembly could take the next step toward amending the state Constitution to ban gay marriage.<p> An amendment defining marriage as being the union of a man and a woman that would also prohibit civil unions between same-sex couples passed the 2011 legislature, but must also be approved this year or next in order for it to be presented to Indiana voters.<p> Indiana already has a state law banning gay marriage but amendment supporters say it needs to be codified by voters to make it more difficult for the courts to overturn.<p> Earlier this month Mon, 31 Dec 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Rick Howlett 3164 at http://wfpl.org Indiana Lawmakers May Take Up Gay Marriage Amendment in 2013