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‘Real Housewives’ star goes topless for the ‘No H8 Campaign’

The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kim Zolciak is the latest celebrity to pose for the NOH8 Campaign. The “Tardy for the Party” singer, whose single was released Tuesday, tweeted, “the noh8 campaign shoot was hot. and I am topless!!! ...

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R-71 has signatures to make the ballot, pending latest court challenge

Washington state‘s Referendum 71, which will give voters a chance to overturn the new “everything but marriage” same-sex Domestic Partnership law, has moved a step closer to being on the November ballot. The secretary of state’s office ruled Monday that ...

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Former Miss California sues, says she was fired for opposing gay marriage

Former Miss California USA Carrie Prejean is suing pageant organizers claiming she was wrongfully fired for saying marriage should be only between a man and a woman, her attorney said on Monday. Two months after her controversial statement at the ...

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Vermont gay marriage law takes effect Tuesday

Vermont‘s gay marriage law is set to go into effect on Tuesday, September 1st, and supporters of same-sex marriage already are gearing up for what promises to be an emotional week. But officials are not expecting a rush to the ...

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Singleton gets 75 year prison term for attack on gay man

A Dallas County jury handed down a 75 year prison sentence Thursday for Bobby Singleton (pictured, on left) for brutally beating and robbing Jimmy Lee Dean (pictured, on right) in what prosecutors say was an anti-gay attack. The jury found ...

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PDC rules against R-71 donor secrecy; group files suit against ballot measure

The names and addresses of donors to Referendum 71 will not be exempt from public disclosure, the Washington state Public Disclosure Commission ruled Thursday, while another group moved to block the measure entirely. The request to remove the names was ...

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TX Alcohol Commission fires 3 agents over raid on gay bar

The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission announced today it has fired the two agents, and their supervisor, who took part in the June raid of a Fort Worth gay bar that resulted in a clash between patrons and law enforcement officials, ...

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‘Top Chef’ judge Colicchio blogs in favor of gay marriage

Top Chef judge Tom Colicchio spoke out this week for gay marriage, saying that gays and lesbians are not seeking “special treatment, just equitable treatment.” In his blog this week on bravotv.com, Colicchio shares his views on gay marriage, prompted ...

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UT Governor says ‘no protected class’ based on sexual orientation

In his most definitive comments yet on gay rights, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday he doesn’t believe sexual orientation should be a protected class in the way that race, gender and religion are. “I don’t think we should discriminate ...

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Harvey Milk to be inducted into California Hall of Fame

ASSASSINATION ANNIVERSARY
Slain gay rights activist Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man elected to public office in California, will be among the newest inductees to the California Hall of Fame. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver unveiled the list ...

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