Petition drive to repeal LGBT ordinance falls short
A marathon public hearing last year on Omaha's legal protections for gay and transgender residents was punctuated by testimony from local celebrities such as Husker football assistant coach Ron Brown, in photo at top, and filmmaker Alexander Payne, shown in the audience with Film Streams founder Rachel Jacobson.
Posted: Friday, February 1, 2013 12:00 am
The fate of Omaha's legal protections for gay and transgender residents won't be placed into voters' hands this spring.
A church-led effort to repeal the ordinance did not gather enough signatures in time to launch a referendum immediately, organizers said Thursday.
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