Lesbian Couple Escorted From Whalum's Church

In what they said was an effort to learn more about mayoral candidate Kenneth Whalum, Yas Meen and Monique Stevens visited the reverend's New Olivet Baptist Church Sunday morning. But they claim the experience resulted in verbal attacks and expulsion from the church.

Bianca Phillips has more.

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