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

Published: Saturday, May 4, 2013 12:42 p.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 11:31 p.m. CDT

Cars get backed up on Rogers Street in Downers Grove as protesters display signs. On Saturday, May 4, 2013, protesters face-off in front of State Rep. Ron Sandack's 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)