KC Newspapers Reject Same-Sex Wedding Announcement

Mike and Chuck Hewitt

Mike and Chuck Hewitt LGBTQ Nation

19639280_240X180An Independence, MO same-sex couple went to Iowa to get married, but two newspapers refused to publish the wedding announcement.

After 10 years together, Mike and Chuck Hewitt finally got to exchange wedding vows. Iowa is currently the only state in the Midwest to allow same-sex marriages. But when they attempted to announce their nuptuals in the local newspapers, the Kansas City Star and the Independence Examiner, both papers said no!

This Story Filed Under