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NCLRPlaintiffs (from left): Don Johnston and Jorge Isaias Diaz, Jeff and Todd Delmay, Dr. Juan Carlos Rodriguez and David Price, Vanessa and Melane Alenier, Summer Grace and Pamela Faerber. (Nit pictured: Catherina Pareta and Karla Arguello.)

Six same-sex couples sue to overturn Fla. gay marriage ban

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Six same-sex couples have filed a lawsuit in South Florida seeking to overturn Florida's ban on same-sex marriage. [ Read more → ]

Top Florida employers join coalition to fight against LGBT discrimination

Monday, January 13, 2014
Many of Florida’s largest employers on Monday launched the Florida Business Coalition for a Competitive Workforce, aimed at passing a bipartisan bill that would ban anti-gay and gender-based discrimination. [ Read more → ]

Marriage equality advocates hope to repeal Florida’s ban on gay marriage

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A group that supports same-sex marriage in Florida said Wednesday that it isn't confident an upcoming U.S. Supreme Court ruling will nullify the state's gay marriage ban and is starting a public opinion campaign while waiting for the court to decide. [ Read more → ]

Domestic Partnerships Act introduced in Florida legislature

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Two Florida state lawmakers have introduced a measure in both chambers of the legislature that would provide domestic partnership protections to committed same-sex couples throughout Florida. [ Read more → ]

Miami-Dade, nation’s 4th largest school district, adds gender identity protections

Thursday, July 21, 2011
The Miami-Dade school district -- the fourth largest in the nation -- on Thursday joined other districts across the state of Florida in protecting students from bullying based upon gender identity or sexual orientation. [ Read more → ]
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