Kansas Senate Does An About Face On Anti-Gay ‘Jim Crow’ Law

Anti-Gay 'Jim Crow' Law rejected by KS Senate after passing in House. Kansas State Capitol building.

Anti-Gay ‘Jim Crow’ Law rejected by KS Senate after passing in House. Photo of Kansas State Capitol building from Wikipedia.

In a stunning reversal, the Kansas Senate decided on Friday not to hear a new anti-gay ‘Jim Crow’ law that passed overwhelmingly in the state House earlier in the week. Conservative senators joined forces with liberal advocates to label the proposed anti-gay legislation as discriminatory.