Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal to veto House Bill 757

March 28, 2016 2:53 PM

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Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced his plan Monday to veto the controversial "religious liberty" bill that could have cost Atlanta its chance to host a Super Bowl in the near future.

House Bill 757, which critics said promoted legal discrimination against gays, was denounced by both the NFL, Falcons owner Arthur Blank and local business owners.

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