By Derrick DePledge
Organizers of an informational briefing on gay marriage Wednesday night at the state Capitol have released the panelists.
The lawmakers -- Rep. Bob McDermott and Rep. Gene Ward -- will hear testimony.
-- Lynn Wardle, a Brigham Young University law professor, will speak on family law and marriage impacts.
-- Philip Lees, a teacher in Ontario, Canada, will discuss traditional marriage.
-- Innkeepers will outline legal experiences from Vermont.
-- Mark Regnerus, a University of Texas sociology professor, will discuss research on same-sex parenting.
The informational briefing will start at 5:30 p.m. at the state Capitol, Room 329. McDermott had told the Star-Advertiser Monday that the briefing would start at 6 p.m.