(WUFX-TV) — One state lawmaker claims he's getting death threats after making Facebook comments about gay marriage.
Representative Andy Gipson says the Simpson County Sheriff is now investigating threatening phone calls made to his family.
Attached is a screenshot we received from Unity Mississippi showing Gipson's Online comments opposing same-sex marriage and referencing Bible verses.
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Days later the Huffington Post had a headline suggesting Gipson was calling for the death of gays. Gay Rights groups were surprised he used the Internet to post his thoughts.