Officials at Westerville High School South on Thursday denied claims that a fight between two students was about orientation. The mother of one of the students said her son was targeted because his sister is a lesbian.
Anti-gay slurs were spray painted on Monday on various buildings at Wake Forest University. Campus police and a university official have since met with members of the school's Gay-Straight Student Alliance.
The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday allowed nomination of the out gay attorney Michael Fitzgerald to the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California to proceed to the full Senate.
"I'm reluctant to criticize any given individual who divorces because moral judgments are hard without more information that it is my business to know – and celebrity divorces are too common to warrant special notice. Hollywood in general and Kim Kardashian in particular support gay marriage. Perhaps that makes sense, if the speed of her divorce reflects a reduced commitment to the marriage." - Maggie Gallagher
Today a Senate panel unanimously advanced Michael Walter Fitzgerald's nomination to the full Senate. FRCAction and the Traditional Values Coalition submitted letters to the Senate Judiciary Committee urging them to oppose the nomination of the openly gay nominee for U.S. District for the Central District of California.
Some members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to the U.S. Senate urging the body to pass an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that would prevent lesbian and gay service members from using military facilities for marriage ceremonies.