Petition urges wedding for "Modern Family" characters

05/17/2013 | Philly.com (Philadelphia)

The American Civil Liberties Union has launched a petition to encourage producers of the television comedy "Modern Family" to allow gay characters Cam and Mitch to marry. "[S]eeing them get married, and seeing the characters in the story grapple with their desire to get married, makes it real for a bigger part of America," said James Esseks, director of the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender & AIDS Project at the ACLU.

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