In the spring semester of 2011, Grace University, a Midwest Christian college in Omaha, Nebraska decided to expel Danielle Powell, simply because she is gay. After her expulsion, Powell says she was told that she would have to repay the $6,300 of tuition for the semester she wasn't allowed to finish.
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With a vote on marriage equality legislation for New York possible today, all eyes are on Albany.
District of Columbia officials are announcing a partnership between prosecutors, the mayor's office and the gay, lesbian and transgender community.
A northwest suburban church is stepping up its opposition to a ban against gay members and leaders in the Boy Scouts of America as the organization meets this week to reconsider the longtime policy.
The battle over gay marriage in Minnesota begins its shift from the ballot box to the state Capitol this month.
Lawmakers on the House Consumer and Public Affairs Committee have approved a resolution that would let voters decide if same-sex marriage should be legal in New Mexico.
The state of Vermont may have given its blessing to gay marriage, but some employers here have yet to follow suit.
The 15-year-old La Grande boy who hanged himself two weeks ago after complaining of bullying died early Sunday afternoon at Doernbecher Children's Hospital.
The university said the Tyler Clementi Center will build programs to help people transition to college, and will also offer lectures and training on social media, youth suicide, bullying and other topics.
According to the state's only Republican Senator, legislators likely have the votes they need to make same-sex marriage a reality here in Hawaii.