“Anti-gay groups to hold R.I. summit”

EDGE Boston: “An upcoming gathering of anti-gay organizations in the Ocean State continues to face opposition from local activists. The Family Research Council is sponsoring the New England Family, Life and Marriage Summit on Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Ocean State Baptist Church in Smithfield. According to FRC’s announcement, the daylong conference will feature “experts” from the National Organization for Marriage Rhode Island, the Alliance Defense Fund and Family Policy Councils from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine and Connecticut . . . Defending Free Speech, Religious Liberties, and Rights of Conscience will feature Austin R. Nimocks, senior legal counsel for the Alliance Defense Fund.”