LANSING, Mich. — Supporters of marriage equality are launching a statewide campaign to raise awareness of marriage equality.
Article continues belowMichigan’s 2004 voter-approved ban on gay marriage was declared unconstitutional in March by a Detroit federal judge. The case will be heard in a federal appeals court, probably later this year.
Equality Michigan Executive Director Emily Dievendorf says “there is a great chance” the court will rule in favor of gay marriage. She says the campaign would initiate a signature drive for a 2016 Michigan ballot measure overturning the ban if the court rules to uphold it.
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