While the news of Attorney General Mark Herring’s refusal to defend VA’s ban on same-sex marriage is just breaking, commentary from the public via Twitter, Facebook, and other social media outlets has started to pour in. Needless to say, it’s not all very friendly. Here’s a sampling of some of the more vicious words we’ve found:
@PilotNews The bureaucrats, politicians, NoVA transplants and activist judges may be siding with the gays. Not us Virginians @MattCover
Antony Shipman is a student at Bennington College, and is interning with GayRVA/RVA Mag for the months of January and February. Antony, who is relatively new to the world of journalism, is hoping to learn more about the business by working closely with the staff of GayRVA/RVA Mag. When not at work, Antony is likely to be found giving affection to a cat or sitting in his apartment with a book in his hands.
When Fairfax County Public Schools codified protections for LGBTQ students, local conservative groups got mad, but their attempts to roll back the protections have been dealt yet another blow today, According to the Associated Press, The Virginia Supreme Court upheld a lower court’s dismissal of a law suit against FCPS because of the groups “lack [...]