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Officials close investigation in trans teen’s suicide, refer to her as ‘Mr. Alcorn’ in final report

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Leelah Alcorn
The death of a troubled transgender teenager who begged people to fix society has been deemed a suicide. [...]

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Federal judge who struck down Kentucky same-sex marriage ban dies

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II
U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II died Wednesday. He was 66. [...]

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Alabama lawmaker proposes bill that would take state out of marriage license business

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
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A state senator wants to take Alabama out of the marriage license business says he's not targeting same-sex couples. [...]

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N.D. lawmaker who voted against LGBT protections admits he’s gay after being caught on Grindr

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Randy Boehning
Randy Boehning defended sending a graphic photo of himself to another user on Grindr, because he's gay and "that's what gay guys do." [...]

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8th Circuit Court of Appeals defers same-sex marriage cases

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
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The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals deferred arguments and a decision Wednesday on same-sex marriage cases in four states until the U.S. Supreme Court rules on the issue. [...]

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Transgender woman marks death with eerie posthumous tweet

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Rachel Bryk
Rachel Bryk died by suicide last week by jumping off the George Washington Bridge, just days after internet trolls encouraged her to commit suicide. [...]

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More Arkansas local governments push for LGBT protections

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
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Officials in Arkansas' most populous county and one of its most popular tourist destinations said Tuesday they're considering prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, expanding the pushback against a new state law criticized as anti-gay. [...]

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Michigan Democrats push for LGBT rights protections in state’s civil rights act

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
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Democrat lawmakers are asking the Legislature to add protections for LGBT people to Michigan's civil rights act. The effort comes a day after a Senate committee held a hearing on a bill that backers say protects people's religious freedom. [...]

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AP-GfK Poll: Nuanced views on LGBT rights, religious liberty

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Joe Capley-Alfano, center, and his husband, Frank Capley-Alfano, who've been together 15 years and married seven, hold an American flag in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, April 28, 2015 while opponents demonstrate nearby.
Americans are evenly split on whether the Supreme Court should rule that same-sex marriage must be legal nationwide, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. [...]

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European court: Bans on gay, male blood donors is sometimes OK

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
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Wednesday's ruling was closely watched by activists and by governments that have lifetime bans on gay male blood donors, including the United States. [...]

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