- Associated Press - Friday, February 24, 2017

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - The University of Wyoming’s student government has postponed a vote on flying a flag commonly associated with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender pride on the university campus.

The Associated Students of the University of Wyoming was scheduled to vote on a resolution next Tuesday.

However, ASUW director of governmental affairs Chris Ryan tells the Laramie Boomerang (https://bit.ly/2msVkCk) that a committee voted to table the resolution on Wednesday to allow time to clear up some ambiguous wording.

The proposal comes about a month after UW police responded to complaints that the pride flag was flying where an American flag normally flies. The American flag has been restrained with zip ties and a lock was placed on the flag pole to make the pride flag difficult to remove.


Information from: Laramie Boomerang, https://www.laramieboomerang.com

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