Heather Steans http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Will Illinois Become The 10th State To Legalize Gay Marriage? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/will-illinois-become-10th-state-legalize-gay-marriage <p><em>&nbsp;Updated 5:49 p.m.</em></p><p>The Associated Press reports that the bill has cleared the Senate committee and will head to the full Senate for a vote.&nbsp;</p><p>It is not clear when that vote will take place.&nbsp;</p><p><em>Updated 4:51 p.m. with information on start of hearing. Will be updated.&nbsp;</em></p><p>A Senate committee has started considering a landmark bill that could make Illinois the 10th state in the nation to legalize same-sex marriage.</p><p>Hundreds of people have submitted comments for and against the measure.</p> Thu, 03 Jan 2013 12:13:42 +0000 Illinois Public Radio & The Associated Press 7965 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Will Illinois Become The 10th State To Legalize Gay Marriage?