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Former prosecutor wants job back after being fired for harassing gay student

Monday, November 11, 2013
Andrew Shirvell
DETROIT -- A former assistant attorney general for the state of Michigan who was fired after expressing hostility toward a gay University of Michigan student government president has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the state's current attorney general and his predecessor.

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Family of Tyler Clementi make first visit to site of Rutgers student’s suicide

Sunday, November 10, 2013
Clementi family
FORT LEE, N.J. — The family of the Rutgers University student whose suicide sparked a national conversation about the treatment of young gay people paid their first visit Sunday to the bridge where he took his life.

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You’ve never seen an anti-bullying video like this…

Saturday, November 9, 2013
Grab hold of someone you love, and get ready to have your eyes opened, because we’ve never seen an anti-bullying video like this.

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Colo. campaign targets athletes, student leaders to promote inclusive culture

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Michelle Murphy likes to imagine a world in which Colorado’s high school cheerleaders and quarterbacks are the cure to bullying and hazing — not the cause...

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Equality House hosts ‘Drag Down Bigotry’ show in Westboro neighborhood

Monday, October 28, 2013
Photos courtesy Equality House, Planting Peace
TOPEKA, Kan. -- The Westboro Baptist Church, home of the "God hates Fags" movement, found itself with ringside seats to drag show on Saturday, organized by its neighbor, the rainbow painted Equality House.

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Boy who planned to shoot student who called his friend ‘gay’ remains in custody

Saturday, October 26, 2013
Quincy Tuttle
VANCOUVER, Wash. — A middle school student who took a gun and ammunition to school with the intent to shoot another boy that he thought was bullying his friend, will remain in juvenile detention at least until Tuesday while a mental evaluation continues.

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Police: Boy ‘heard voices’ telling him to kill student who called his friend ‘gay’

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Quincy Tuttle
VANCOUVER, Wash. -- An 11-year-old boy who took a gun and ammunition to his middle school heard voices in his head telling him to shoot another boy that he thought was bullying his friend, police said in a court document released Thursday.

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Once bullied gay teen starts anti-bullying coalition to help other bullied kids

Sunday, October 20, 2013
TIPTON, Iowa -- NBC Nightly News on Sunday profiled 17-year-old Jake Stallman, a once bullied gay teen from eastern Iowa who decided he no longer could suffer in silence and now helps other kids who are bullied.

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Millions expected to dress in purple, in person and online, for Spirit Day 2013

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Millions of LGBT people and their allies will dress in purple on Thursday — both in person and online — to mark the fourth annual Spirit Day, a day demonstrate support for LGBT youth and to speak out against bullying.

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Father of gay teen who committed suicide killed during nationwide walk against bullying

Thursday, October 10, 2013
Joe Bell
Joe Bell, the Oregon man who last April began a cross-country trek to spread his message against bullying after his 15-year-old gay son hanged himself, was hit and killed by a semi-truck on a Colorado highway Wednesday evening.

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