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Locke Vetoes Ban On Same-Sex Marriages Flays Bill As Discriminatory; Lawmakers Vow To Send Issue To Voters

Washington Gov. Gary Locke vetoed a ban on same-sex marriages Friday, calling it discriminatory, divisive and unnecessary. Legislative leaders said they will put the issue before the voters. “I oppose any measure that would divide, disrespect or diminish our humanity,” the Democratic governor said, echoing …

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