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GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, October 31, 2013
Sandra Day O'Connor officiates gay couple's wedding at Supreme Court
Sandra Day O'Connor, 83-year-old retired Court justice, officiated Jeffrey Trammell and Stuart Serkin's wedding at the Supreme Court this week.
Former Defense Secretary, DADT opponent Robert Gates joins Boy Scouts National Board
Former United States Defense Secretary, Dr. Robert M. Gates, has been elected to the National Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), on which he will serve as a member of the executive committee and as the national president-elect.
Texas couples file federal lawsuit for marriage equality in The Lonestar State
Texas couples, Marc Pharris and Vic Holmes and and Cleopatra De Leon and Nicole Dimetman filed a lawsuit in federal court on Monday seeking to end the ban on marriage equality in Texas.
Report from Russia: For IOC President, Russia is not the place to talk about LGBT non-discrimination
Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee refused to meet with representatives of a coalition of Russian LGBT organizations during his Sochi visit, offering a meeting in Lausanne instead. LGBT activists in Russia see this decision as yet another indicator that the Sochi Olympics are far from being a platform to uphold and promote the Olympic values.