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Who are you to judge Jodie Foster?

Monday, January 14, 2013
Jodie Foster
I don’t understand this whole philosophy that exists by some in the gay community that doesn’t tolerate any sort of weakness when it comes to a gay celebrity. This whole thing that says if you’re gay, and you’re any sort of celebrity, or have any sort of power, it’s your responsibility to pave the way for every other gay person in the world. I don’t believe its Jodie Foster’s responsibility to make my life easier. I don’t believe it should be the job of any celebrity to make my life easier...

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Facebook privacy glitch outs LGBT users

Monday, October 15, 2012
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The outing of University of Texas-Austin students to their parents as a consequence of a little-known Facebook privacy glitch has reignited longstanding concerns over the social network’s treatment of its LGBT users’ private information.

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Canadian Immigration Minister’s email to LGBT community sparks privacy complaints

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Jason Jenney
OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada -- An email titled "LGBT Refugees from Iran," sent from Canadian Immigration Minister Jason Kenney's office has raised concerns about privacy issues and whether the private information of Canadians may be used for partisan purposes.

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Jury finds Dharun Ravi guilty of hate crime against Tyler Clementi

Friday, March 16, 2012
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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- A jury in New Jersey has found Rutgers student Dharun Ravi guilty of a hate crime against his gay roommate, Tyler Clementi, for using a web cam to spy on Clementi’s intimate encounters with another man.

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Prosecution rests; Defense calls character witnesses in Rutgers webcam spying trial

Sunday, March 11, 2012
Dharun Ravi
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Defense attorneys for Dharun Ravi, the former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man, called seven character witnesses who testified Friday that they never heard Ravi say anything derogatory about gays or homosexuality in general.

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Molly Wei, defendant in Tyler Clementi suicide case, strikes plea deal

Saturday, May 7, 2011
Molly Wei
Molly Wei, one of two former Rutgers University students accused of spying on Tyler Clementi with a webcam just days before he committed suicide, has struck a plea deal to avoid jail time on the condition she testifies against her co-defendant in the case.

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Roommate receives 15-count indictment for Tyler Clementi’s suicide

Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Dharum Ravi
The roommate of the Rutgers University freshman who committed suicide last year after an intimate encounter with another man was broadcast online, received a 15-count indictment on Wednesday for his alleged actions that led to the death of Tyler Clementi.

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Lesbian teen suing Texas school, coaches for harassment, ‘outing’ her

Monday, December 27, 2010
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Three Kilgore High School coaches and the Kilgore Independent School District are being sued for outing a lesbian student to her parents, subjecting her to "unnecessary risk of harassment and trauma by disclosing their sexual orientation without consent."

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Parents of Rutgers student Tyler Clementi may sue university over son’s suicide

Sunday, December 26, 2010
Tyler Clementi
The parents of Rutgers University freshman who committed suicide after his roommate and another student allegedly broadcast online an intimate encounter with another man, have notified the school they may sue the university.

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Rutgers students accused of inciting fellow student’s suicide, drop out

Sunday, October 31, 2010
Darum Ravi (left) and Mooly Wei
The two Rutgers University students, charged with invasion of privacy when a fellow student killed himself after his romantic encounter with another man was streamed on the Internet, have dropped out for the semester.

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