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Conference unites black activists; focuses on transgender lives

Sunday, July 26, 2015
Elle Hearns, a transgender woman who helped organize the conference, said transgender women live on the margins and are too often victims of violence.
The movement is paying special attention to youth, women and people who identify themselves as lesbian, bisexual, gay and transgender. ...

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Gay Games TV ad offers contrast during Olympics broadcast

Friday, February 7, 2014
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Organizers of the 2014 Gay Games will give viewers of tonight’s Winter Olympics opening ceremonies a subtle reminder of the anti-LGBT atmosphere in Vladimir Putin’s Russia. ...

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Cleveland teen will not face hate crime charge in attack on gay bar patron

Thursday, September 19, 2013
Jared Fox
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A 16-year-old male teen arrested Tuesday in connection with an attack on a gay man outside a popular Cleveland gay bar over the Labor Day weekend will not face a hate crime charge. ...

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Councilman: Murder of transgender woman should be investigated as hate crime

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Cemia Dove
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A Cleveland City Council member has called on authorities to investigate as a hate crime the death of a 20-year-old transgender woman whose body was found in a northeastern Ohio pond in April and identified this week. ...

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Called ‘faggots,’ humiliated by police — Ohio couple files federal lawsuit

Thursday, February 2, 2012
Jonathan Simcox and Steven Ondo
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A gay couple has filed a civil lawsuit in U.S. District Court against several officers from the Cleveland Police Department, alleging several officers of the department violated the couple’s constitutional rights stemming from an arrest last April. ...

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Cleveland lawmaker wants to extend healthcare to gay partners of city employees

Sunday, April 10, 2011
A Cleveland city councilman has introduced legislation that would extend healthcare benefits to domestic partners of city employees. ...

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Cleveland selected to be host city for 2014 Gay Games

Wednesday, September 30, 2009
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The 2014 international Gay Games are heading to Cleveland. ...

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