Disney, Marvel ready to boycott Georgia if religious liberty bill passes
March 23, 2016 - Uncategorized
Georgia will lose some superpowers if the Governor signs a controversial “religious liberty” bill into law.
Marvel Studios and Disney said they will no longer shoot projects in the state if the legislation, which now awaits approval from Gov. Nathan Deal, passes. The bill would allow religious institutions and officials to deny performing same-sex marriage ceremonies, and allow organizations with a religious affiliation to refuse hiring potential employees with differing religious beliefs.
A Disney spokesperson shared this statement with Mashable: