Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, right, joins Attorney General Ken Paxton and other lawmakers and religious leaders in prayer during a Defense of the Texas Marriage Amendment Rally outside of the state Capitol, Monday, March 23, 2015, in Austin. Hundreds of people gathered Monday afternoon at the Texas Capitol to rally in support of what they call “Biblical marriage”, a union between a man and a woman, at an event headlined by Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Ralph Barrera) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM, MAGS OUT
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, right, joins Attorney General Ken Paxton and other lawmakers and religious leaders in prayer during a Defense of the Texas Marriage Amendment Rally outside of the state Capitol, Monday, March 23, 2015, in Austin. Hundreds of people gathered Monday afternoon at the Texas Capitol to rally in support of what they call “Biblical marriage”, a union between a man and a woman, at an event headlined by Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Ralph Barrera) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM, MAGS OUT Ralph Barrera AP
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, right, joins Attorney General Ken Paxton and other lawmakers and religious leaders in prayer during a Defense of the Texas Marriage Amendment Rally outside of the state Capitol, Monday, March 23, 2015, in Austin. Hundreds of people gathered Monday afternoon at the Texas Capitol to rally in support of what they call “Biblical marriage”, a union between a man and a woman, at an event headlined by Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Ralph Barrera) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM, MAGS OUT Ralph Barrera AP

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