Does Ogden's Nondiscrimination Ordinance Protect Religious Expression?

Thursday, March 10, 2011 - 11:30pm

Excerpts from an Ogden City Council Meeting on March 8, 2011, discussing the controversial Nondiscrimination Ordinance. From the start, Mayor Godfrey asserted that unless the ordinance contained a clause to protect religious expression, he would be forced to veto it. In a 4-3 decision, the city council voted to remove the religious language. Mayor Godfrey is expected to veto the ordinance.