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Indiana Culture War Over Gay Rights Worries Business Leaders

CORPORATE | By Brian Slodysko | Feb 8
Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal.

Evangelicals at Odds with Business Over Indianapolis Convention Losses Stemming from Anti-Gay Law

NATIONAL | By Brian Slodysko | Jan 27
Business leaders pointed to a report showing a possible loss of more than $60 million in Indianapolis convention revenues as a sign that a national uproar over a religious objections law hurt the state's economy.

Indiana Senate Panel Kills Religious Objections Proposal

NATIONAL | Jan 27
An Indiana Senate committee has killed a bill that would have thrown out the state's contentious religious objections law and replaced it with more robust protections for the rights of worship, speech and bearing arms.

CDC Comments On Recent Outbreak of HIV and HCV in Indiana

AIDS | By EDGE | Apr 24
The CDC shares their recommendations for health departments and healthcare providers following the outbreak of HIV and HCV among injection drug users in Indiana.

Surge of HIV in Indiana Shows Value of Syringe Exchange

AIDS | By EDGE | Apr 15
Syringe exchange programs can significantly help reduce HIV infections, says amfAR in a new brief.

Ind. Gov. Pence's Approval Deeply Damaged by 'Religious Freedom' Law

POLITICS | By EDGE | Apr 14
Governor Mike Pence may be seeing some long-term political damage as a result of his signing Indiana's now amended "license to discriminate" law.

Indiana Hires PR Firm After Religious Objections Law Flap

POLITICS | By Ken Kusmer | Apr 14
Indiana's economic and tourism development agencies hired a public relations firm Monday to repair the damage to the state's reputation from a religious objections law that raised the specter of discrimination against gays and others.

Hoosiers May Be Able to Get High Under New 'Religious Freedom' Law

RELIGION | By EDGE | Apr 6
Is religion a gateway drug? In Indiana it may be.

PopUps: Rihanna Slams Indiana's 'Religious Freedom Law,' Debuts New Song

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 6
While performing at March Madness Music Fest in Indiana Saturday, Rihanna slammed Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

Sports Backlash Hits Indiana in Wake of Anti-Gay Law

SPORTS | By Roger Brigham | Apr 4
Nowhere has the reaction to Indiana's anti-gay law been more mobilized than in the national sports industry, where condemnation and calls are spreading for major amateur championships to be pulled.

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