Within moments of the announcement that, by a 61% margin, the Boy Scouts of America would be dropping its ban on gay scouts, denominations and faith groups offered their reactions.
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The AG’s Office has filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in response to a defense request for review of the First Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) as unconstitutional.
A hate crime investigation is under way in D.C. after a gay couple’s night out ended in a brutal beating.
Michael Hall Jr. has a broken jaw and a fractured cheekbone following the attack Sunday morning.
Terre Haute business owner Mike Tingley has some pretty strong opinions about legislative efforts in Indiana toward
Imagine not being allowed to adopt a child you had raised since birth. That is what some same-sex partners are facing. Michigan is among a handful of states that still offers no legal protections for gays and lesbians – and that can have major consequences for their children.
Paper fans fluttered and tambourines jingled during the opening hymns of Inner Light Ministries’ Sunday service.
Richard Tisei could become the first openly gay Republican to serve in Congress, but he’s more interested in framing
Freedom lovers around the world celebrated Nelson Mandela’s 94th birthday, but thousands of LGBT South Africans used
Gov. Martin O’Malley (D-Md.) really wants a deal to open a sixth casino in his state.