8:35am

Tue March 8, 2011
Politics

Civil Unions Bill Passes First Hurdle at State Capitol

A bill that would create civil unions cleared its first hurdle in the state house on Monday. Supporters say it's a major step forward to create equal rights under the law for same sex couples. But opponents worry it would undermine the traditional family unit.

KUNC’s state capitol reporter Bente Birkeland has more.

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