Both supporters and those opposing same sex marriage listen to lawmakers during a Senate Executive committee hearing at the Illinois State Capitol Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 in Springfield, Ill. The ... more 
Both supporters and those opposing same sex marriage listen to lawmakers during a Senate Executive committee hearing at the Illinois State Capitol Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 in Springfield, Ill. The Illinois Senate is considering a measure that would remove a state prohibition on marriage between two people of the same gender. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Seth Perlman
Thu, Jan 3, 2013 10:58 PM EST