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Mark Reed + Dante Walkup File Formal Complaint Against Dallas Morning News Over Wedding Ad

Mark Reed and Dante Walkup, the failed Skype wedding couple who were billed more than a thousand dollars by the Dallas Morning News for a wedding announcement the newspaper refused to run, have filed an official complaint against the rag with the City of Dallas for violating the city’s local ordinance that bars public accommodations (i.e. firms that do business with the public) from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation. The Morning News insists that because Texas doesn’t recognize same-sex marriage, it doesn’t have the run the spot, even though it accepts cash from straight couples who want their photos in the paper.