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Rep. Steve Drazkowski of Mazeppa joins other Republican lawmakers Monday to announce they have petitioned the Minnesota Supreme Court to change the title of a constitutional amendment proposal that would ban gay marriages. Don Davis | Forum Communications Rep. Steve Drazkowski of Mazeppa joins other Republican lawmakers Monday to announce they have petitioned the Minnesota Supreme Court to change the title of a constitutional amendment proposal that would ban gay marraiges.

Amendment proposals now legal battles over words

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ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Supreme Court is being asked to mediate battles over words in a pair of constitutional amendment proposals voters will decide Nov. 6.

The latest squabble to land in the high court came Monday when Republicans sued Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie for changing the title of a proposed constitutional amendment to ban gay marriages. The court will hear the case July 31.

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