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Same-sex couple kicked out of Uber taxi in London for kissing

Monday, January 5, 2015
Corey Watts and Jordan Sloan
An Uber spokesperson said the company does not tolerate any form of discrimination and that the driver "has been suspended from the Uber platform.” ...

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Houston gay couple kicked out of taxi for kissing, told they’re going to hell

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Travis Player and Andres Orozco
HOUSTON -- Two Houston men are the latest same-sex couple to be kicked out of a taxicab for being affectionate. Travis Player and Andres Orozco tell KTRK-TV they were booted from the cab during a ride home from a local ...

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Ill. couple sues cab company after driver tried to kick them out of taxi for kissing

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Matthew McCrea and Steven White
CHICAGO -- An Illinois couple is continuing their fight against a Chicago cab company after they claim a driver tried to kick them out of his taxi for kissing in the backseat. Matthew McCrea and Steven White have filed a ...

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Iraq war veteran alleges he was kicked out of taxi for kissing his boyfriend

Thursday, July 10, 2014
TACOMA, Wash. -- An Iraq war veteran says he and his boyfriend were kicked out of a Tacoma, Wash., taxi on July 4 after the couple exchanged a kiss.Eric Williams says he and his boyfriend Diego were in the cab ...

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NYC cabbie wears swastika armband because gays carry ‘big rainbow flags’

Saturday, May 17, 2014
NEW YORK -- A New York City cab driver who wore a swastika armband while on the job has been suspended for 30 days. The city's Taxi and Limousine Commission suspended Gabriel Diaz's operator's license Friday after a Jewish group ...

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Cab drivers quit over promotional ads for Cleveland’s Gay Games

Friday, April 11, 2014
Gay Games taxi roof ad.
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- More than a dozen taxi drivers are dropping out of a dedicated cab service at Cleveland’s airport because they don’t want to drive vehicles with signs promoting the upcoming Gay Games. ...

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Lambda Legal files complaint after cab driver kicks out gay couple for kissing

Monday, October 28, 2013
WBBM-TVSteven White (left) and Matt McCrea.
CHICAGO -- Lambda Legal on Monday filed a lawsuit on behalf a same-sex couple who were refused service and kicked out of a Chicago cab after they exchanged a kiss. ...

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Chicago cab driver kicks gay couple out of taxi for ‘first base’ kiss

Saturday, June 1, 2013
CHICAGO -- A gay couple alleges an innocent kiss nearly caused them to be ejected from their cab onto a rain-slicked Kennedy Expressway in Chicago on Thursday night. ...

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