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Georgia school OK’s gay student’s request to bring boyfriend to prom

An 18-year-old senior at Bleckley County High School in Georgia has received his school's permission to attend this year's prom with his boyfriend. In stark contrast to a Mississippi school's decision to cancel its prom [...] ...

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Judge rules lesbian teen’s rights violated, but fails to reinstate prom

School officials in Mississippi violated a lesbian student’s constitutional rights by banning her from dressing in a tuxedo and taking her girlfriend to the school prom, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday. But the judge stopped short of forcing Itawamba ...

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Prop 8 opponents must release campaign materials, judge rules

A federal judge on Monday ordered same-sex marriage advocacy groups to turn over campaign materials from the election fight over Proposition 8, a move that could prolong the legal challenge to California’s ban on gay unions [...] ...

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‘Tea Party’ protesters hurl racial, anti-gay epithets at lawmakers

Tea Party health care protesters showed their true colors Saturday, hurling racial slurs at black lawmakers and anti-gay epithets at openly gay congressman Barney Frank. [...] ...

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Fresno college: Instructor violated policy with anti-gay teachings

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Fresno City College officials said they plan to take action against an instructor accused of presenting religious-based and anti-gay views as fact in a health class. Campus administrators have concluded [...] ...

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Former NATO commander blames gay soldiers for Srebrenica massacre

A retired U.S. general has told senators that the Dutch policy of allowing gays to serve openly in its military was partly to blame for its failure to prevent the 1995 Srebrenica massacre. In testimony [...] ...

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Ellen, website present lesbian teen with scholarship following prom flap (Video)

Ellen DeGeneres presented a $30,000 scholarship on behalf of Friday to a teenage lesbian whose high school prom was canceled when she asked to attend with a girl. Constance McMillen, 18, appeared on The [...] ...

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Choi, Pietrangelo arrested at White House protest of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’

Lt. Dan Choi was arrested Thursday after handcuffing himself to a White House fence to protest the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy. Choi, a gay rights activist [...] ...

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Lambda Legal, NJ gay couples back in court over right to marry

Gay couples who sued New Jersey in 2002 for the right to marry are taking their case back to the State Supreme Court. Lambda Legal filed a motion Thursday on behalf of six couples and the surviving partner from a ...

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NJ gay marriage advocates taking their case back to state supreme court

New Jersey gays rights advocates, with the help of New York-based Lambda Legal, are going back to the New Jersey Supreme Court in order to fight for the right to marry in the Garden State. Lambda Legal and Garden State ...

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