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Same-Sex Marriage Ballot Question Tabled By Cherokee Tribal Council

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The Cherokee Nation Council has put off a decision to place a same-sex marriage question on the ballot. 

A tribal councilor proposed putting the issue on a special election ballot, but in a meeting Tuesday, members tabled the issue.

3/20/2017 Related Story: Cherokee Tribal Member Wants Tribe To Vote On Same-Sex Marriage

The tribe's Attorney General issued an opinion making same-sex marriage legal back in December.

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