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Councilman Wants To End Fairness Ordinance

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Shreveport City Council gears up today for a battle on a groundbreaking ordiance that's been in the books for nearly a month.

The Shreveport Fairness Ordiance--which makes discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity illegal may get axed if one city councilman has his way.

Last month, Ron Webb proposed to repeal the fairness ordinance.

Webb stood alone in his vocal opposition..voting against it.

Meanwhile P.A.C.E. -- Northwest Louisiana's major LBGT advocate is ready to defend the ordinance.

They say the oridance has support throughout the city.

The council will vote on the repeal during today's shreveport city council meeting.

Of course, we'll let you know what's decided.

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