Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Gay Marriage Gains Popularity in Utah
by Brig Bagley
21 October 2014
A follow-up poll taken on the acceptance of gay marriage in Utah was released just this week. While 3% more of Utahns support gay marriage than in August, 9% fewer people consider themselves "strongly against" gay marriage. In just two months, and considering the Supreme Court ruling, this is considered a huge change.
Some believe that a recent LDS conference talk asking members to accept the law and be civil to their neighbors, even if it is against their beliefs.
It is most likely adherence to the Supreme Court ruling that has changed the minds of Utahns. But as acceptance is growing nationally, and more states are seeing SSM legal, the trend is only expected to continue.
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