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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 bar. “We thought he was joking until he actually pulled [...]

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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 lawsuit against Sun Taxi after their original complaint, filed with [...]

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

Thursday, July 10, 2014
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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 for just a few minutes when they kissed — he [...]

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

Saturday, May 17, 2014
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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 and others complained. [...]

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

Friday, April 11, 2014
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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
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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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