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Federal Court Orders Florida To Include Surviving Same-Sex Spouses on Death Certificates

Federal Court Orders Florida To Include Surviving Same-Sex Spouses on Death Certificates

By Tucker Berardi | Mar 25
In a new case from Lambda Legal, a federal court issued a decision requiring Florida to acknowledge whether a deceased individual was married to a same-sex partner and list said partner as a surviving spouse.

LGBT Elders Erased From National Survey

LGBT Elders Erased From National Survey

By John McDonald | Mar 25
The annual National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants (NSOAAP) will not seek to identify individuals based on sexual orientation or gender identity, the Administration on Aging revealed this week.

Man on Life Support After Castro Bar Outburst

Man on Life Support After Castro Bar Outburst

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Mar 25
A gay San Francisco man who had been acting violently at a Castro district bar is on life support, and the man's stepfather is attributing his condition to a sedative that he said first responders gave his son.

Oklahoma Avoids Boycotts by Derailing Anti-Gay Bills

Oklahoma Avoids Boycotts by Derailing Anti-Gay Bills

Mar 25
Two bills that opponents say have led to boycotts in other states and could jeopardize Oklahoma's ability to attract major sporting events have been derailed in the Oklahoma Senate.

Montana Warned About Consequences of Bathroom Bill

Montana Warned About Consequences of Bathroom Bill

Mar 25
Montana's chief economic development officer warned Thursday of dire economic consequences if lawmakers entangle the state in a national debate over bathrooms and transgender people.

House GOP Abruptly Pulls Troubled Health Care Bill

House GOP Abruptly Pulls Troubled Health Care Bill

By Erica Werner and Alan Fram | Mar 24
In a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their "Obamacare" repeal bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly.

Are 'Gay Moments' in 'Beauty' and 'Power Rangers' Progress?

Are 'Gay Moments' in 'Beauty' and 'Power Rangers' Progress?

By Lindsay Bahr | Mar 24
A hug. A wink. A dance. A non-answer. These are the so-called gay moments in a handful of recent high-profile studio movies that have sparked both rapturous celebration and startling backlash.

Rachel Dolezal Struggles After Identity Scandal

Rachel Dolezal Struggles After Identity Scandal

By Nicholas Geranios | Mar 24
A woman who was once a black civil rights leader in Washington state, then lost her job after her parents exposed her as white struggles to make a living these days.

Anti-LGBT Mouthpiece Calls on NYPD to Prosecute Hate Bus Vandalism as Anti-Religious Hate Crime

Anti-LGBT Mouthpiece Calls on NYPD to Prosecute Hate Bus Vandalism as Anti-Religious Hate Crime

Mar 24
Is being intolerant of intolerance a hate crime? According to one anti-LGBT mouth piece it is.

Bathroom Bill Thrusts Montana Into National LGBT Debate

Bathroom Bill Thrusts Montana Into National LGBT Debate

By Bobby Caina Calvan | Mar 24
Montana's chief economic development officer on Thursday warned of dire economic consequences if lawmakers entangle the state in a national debate over bathrooms and transgender people.

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