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Same-sex marriage protesters face off in Downers Grove: 7 photos

Published: Saturday, May 4, 2013 12:42 p.m. CST • Updated: Sunday, May 5, 2013 11:30 p.m. CST

Steve Hurdle, a Downers Grove North graduate, and his wife, Rev. Suzanne Hurdle, of Romeoville, turn out in support of same-sex marriage on Saturday, May 4, 2013. Protesters face-off in front of State Rep. Ron Sandack's Downers Grove office over the same-sex marriage bill awaiting a vote by the Illinois House of Representatives. Sandack, a Republican, spoke briefly to the anti-gay marriage side of the demonstration and stated that he supports same sex marriage. (Bill Ackerman photo)