(WB) A bill in the Virginia Senate that would have banned physical treatments in so-called conversion therapy for minors was effectively killed on Tuesday when it was sent back to the Education and Health Committee.
(CNN) -- Charlie Ferrusi is a 23-year-old gay man with a winning smile and an easygoing manner. In May, he completed a master's degree in public health and recently began a job at the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute.
Four months after being shot during a Republican congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, Rep. Steve Scalise will give a speech to the Family Resource Center, a group against gay marriage rights. This comes despite the fact that a lesbian police officer tried to protect him after the shooting.
(WB) Advocacy groups in Maryland and Virginia say the coronavirus can prove especially hard on vulnerable LGBTQ people, and they have adjusted their services to better serve them during the pandemic.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - A federal judge was set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia's ban on gay marriage should be struck down, which is the position the state's newly elected Democratic attorney general has endorsed in a move that angered many Republican lawmakers.
(CNN) Why the Equal Rights Amendment is a 2020 priority. When Virginia opened its 2020 legislative session this week, the Equal Rights Amendment, a century-long dream of progressives and feminists that would ban discrimination on the basis of sex and guarantee equality for women under the Constitution, appeared closer than ever to fruition.
(WB) The Falls Church, Va. City Council voted 6-0 on Monday to approve an amendment to the suburban Washington jurisdiction’s nondiscrimination ordinance that adds new language banning discrimination in employment and housing based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court is clarifying when same-sex marriages could begin in Virginia.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has struck down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban.
A federal appeals court will hear arguments in a Virginia transgender student's lawsuit challenging his school's restroom policy.
Despite winning a heavily conservative area, Dawn Adams is not facing any negative responses to her sexuality.
(WB) Chesterfield County, Va., police are calling on the LGBT community for help in their investigation into the murder of a 67-year-old gay man who was found stabbed to death on April 21 in his apartment in a section of Chesterfield near Richmond.
FLOYD, Va. (AP) - A gay pride march is set Saturday in Floyd, a tiny southwest Virginia town that in recent years has become a haven for artists, musicians and people looking to get back to nature.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - An advocacy group is calling for changes to Virginia's tax law.
(WB) The Human Rights Campaign on Thursday officially announced plans to help Democrats regain control of the Virginia General Assembly this year.
(WB) The executive director of Equality Virginia on Wednesday announced in a statement he will step down at the end of the year to lead the Virginia Values Coalition, which is focused on passing pro-LGBT legislation in Virginia.
(CNN) -- A federal judge in Virginia has struck down the commonwealth's ban on same-sex marriage as unconstitutional, according to court documents.
A federal judge in Norfolk, Virginia, told attorneys in a lawsuit challenging Virginia’s ban on same-sex couples marrying that she will render her decision “soon.”