By Tristan Ahtone
Wyoming – Prominent gay and lesbian activists in Wyoming were surprised this week by the announcement that a gay couple from Cheyenne had filed a lawsuit challenging the Wyoming law that defines marriage as existing only between a man and a woman. But critics inside the GLBT movement say the recently filed lawsuit is unlikely to properly address the issue of gay marriage in Wyoming. What it does do is illustrate a larger, national conversation on the subject while giving fuel to conservative lawmakers intent on banning all recognition of same-sex marriage in the state. Wyoming Public Radio's Tristan Ahtone has more.