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Archive for February 2011

UK govt makes it official: Full Gay Marriage to be legal

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The UK’s odd-couple coalition government of Liberal Democrats and Conservatives is pushing ahead with plans to allow gay couples to marry. As a first step civil partnerships will now be able to take place in religious buildings

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February 17, 2011 at 5:00 PM

ACLU Project to Assess LGBT Web Filtering in Schools

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The American Civil Liberties Union–or ACLU–has launched a new campaign to try and stop school officials from filtering out LGBT Web content from their campus browsers.

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Written by Xorje Olivares

February 16, 2011 at 4:38 PM

SLDN Urges Pentagon & White House to Help Gay Troops

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As officials work to effectively end the ban on openly gay military service, one activist group is still asking the White House and the Pentagon for help in protecting both current and former LGBT troops.

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Freedom to Marry Launches Valentine’s Education Campaign

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Gay rights group Freedom to Marry is launching a national education campaign — including television advertising — to increase support for marriage equality among everyday Americans.

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Written by Xorje Olivares

February 10, 2011 at 6:45 AM

LGBT Immigration Group Wins Record Number of Cases

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A national organization that helps LGBT and HIV-infected immigrants seeking asylum in the United States says it won a record number of cases last year.

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Written by Xorje Olivares

February 8, 2011 at 7:40 AM

Lambda Legal & IN District Settle Over Trans Student Case

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An Indiana School District has settled its case with a transgender student who was barred from attending her prom in a dress.

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Written by Xorje Olivares

February 7, 2011 at 3:42 PM

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