Seeking Exceptions to Marriage Bill

From Azi Paybarah in Albany, a spokesman for State Senator Greg Ball–one of the Republican lawmakers still on the fence

From Azi Paybarah in Albany, a spokesman for State Senator Greg Ball–one of the Republican lawmakers still on the fence about same-sex marriage–handed out this list of exceptions Ball would like to see before deciding how to vote on the bill.

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Ball has said before that he’s concerned about the potential effect on religious institutions who oppose same-sex marriage, particularly the Catholic Church.

The spokesman said Ball would have more to say after the G.O.P.’ s conference this morning, when they’re expected to decide whether to bring the bill up for a vote.

Seeking Exceptions to Marriage Bill