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Heineken pulls sponsorship from NYC St. Patrick’s over ban on gay pride signs

Saturday, March 15, 2014
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Heineken announced Friday it has pulled its sponsorship of Monday's St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York City because event organizers refuse to let gay participants carry signs displaying LGBT pride.

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Brooklyn Nets sign Jason Collins for remainder of the season

Saturday, March 15, 2014
Jason Collins
NEW YORK -- Jason Collins has been signed for the rest of the season by the Brooklyn Nets. The NBA's first openly gay player had finished his second 10-day contract, which meant the Nets had to sign him for the remainder of the season if they wanted to keep him.

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Oregon AG certifies ballot title in proposed religious freedom initiative

Saturday, March 15, 2014
Ellen Rosenblum
SALEM, Ore. -- Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum has issued a title for a proposed "religious freedom" ballot initiative, effective adopting wording sought by the initiative's opponents.

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Ky. governor asks for delay in same-sex marriage ruling while he appeals

Friday, March 14, 2014
Gov. Steve Beshear (D-Ky.)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear on Friday asked a federal judge to delay the effective date of his ruling allowing state recognition of same-sex marriages while he appeals the case.

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Federal judge orders Tenn. to recognize marriages of three same-sex couples

Friday, March 14, 2014
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A federal judge ordered the state of Tennessee on Friday to recognize the marriages of three same-sex couples while their lawsuit against the state works its way through the court system.

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Woman challenges S.C. gay marriage ban in seeking divorce from spouse

Friday, March 14, 2014
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COLUMBIA, S.C. -- A South Carolina woman is challenging the state's ban on same-sex marriage by seeking recognition both of her union and separation.

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Complaint filed against retired Methodist bishop for presiding over gay wedding

Friday, March 14, 2014
Bishop Melvin G. Talbert
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A retired United Methodist bishop who performed a wedding ceremony for two Alabama men after they were refused permission to marry in the church now faces formal complaints over the ceremony.

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Father suspected in double homicide jotted anti-gay notes on his Koran

Friday, March 14, 2014
James Crosby
HOUSTON -- A family spokesperson says James Larry Cosby, the father of one of two women whose bodies were found dumped outside a South Texas convenience store last week and now in custody in connection with their murders, is a practicing Muslim who made notes about his anti-gay views on his Koran.

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HHS: Affordable Care Act prohibits discrimination against same-sex couples

Friday, March 14, 2014
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WASHINGTON -- The Obama Administration on Friday released new guidance clarifying that the Affordable Care Act prohibits insurers from discriminating against same-sex spouses who wish to purchase health coverage as a family.

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Indiana bakery latest to tell same-sex couples: ‘No cake for you’

Friday, March 14, 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS — A same-sex couple claims an Indiana bakery discriminated against them when it refused to bake a cake for their commitment ceremony.

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