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Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in the U.S. state of Indiana face some On August 13, 2012, the Indianapolis City-County Council, in a 20-8 bipartisan vote, established domestic partnerships for all married and.

Indiana Senate Bill 101, titled the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), is a law in the Opponents of the law claim that it is targeted against LGBT (lesbian , gay, Greg Ballard, the Republican mayor of Indianapolis, called on the legislature to .. Hundreds of protesters rallied at Arkansas's Capitol to oppose the bill.

Critics say the law could allow discrimination against gays and lesbians. of people gathered in downtown Indianapolis on Saturday to protest.

Indianapolis archbishop defends firing of teacher in gay marriage Thompson's actions have sparked online protest petitions and social media.

But some national gay-rights groups say lawmakers in Indiana and Indianapolis mayor Greg Ballard, a Republican who opposed the law.