12/06/2006

Anti-gay group eyes hetrosexual divorce law


Fresh from their successful fight to ban same-sex marriage in the state constitution, supporters are now ready to turn to what they see as the next biggest threat to the institution of marriage: Wisconsin's no-fault divorce law.

"What was highlighted in this campaign is that marriage is indeed under attack and no-fault divorce is one of those attacks," Julaine Appling, CEO of the Family Research Institute of Wisconsin and president of the "Vote Yes for Marriage" campaign, said Tuesday night.

Appling said the Family Research Institute, which took the lead in fighting the same-sex marriage ban, would "judiciously" examine Wisconsin's no-fault divorce law and eventually approach legislators about introducing changes. Under the law, spouses can request termination of the marriage without having to prove marital misconduct. Appling said she could foresee proposing a longer waiting period for divorces and implementing required premarital counseling.

Read more @ Capital Times.

3 comments:

Blog Art Critic said...

Who says you guys have bad taste?
And I just ate supper!

Mr. Peanut said...

Nuts can be good for you and not so good...

Charlie the Tuna said...

Thanks wire! Now I can enjoy my midnight snack without indigestion, upset stomach, or diarrhea.