Kissimmee – All five Osceola County Commissioners are in agreement that it should be illegal for businesses to discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.
In what is thought to be the first decision of its kind in the nation, a judge in Bucks County issued a ruling last week allowing retroactive recognition of a same-sex common-law marriage.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A judicial ethics panel on Wednesday dismissed a complaint against members of the Arkansas Supreme Court over its handling of a gay marriage lawsuit, saying it found no wrongdoing that led to delays in the case.
A French driver hired by the startup transportation company Uber was fired in Paris over the weekend for allegedly refusing to pick up two men because they are gay, the French news site The Local reports.
Earlier this month, some court documents circulating on social media caused a stir, as they appeared to indicate that Parliament House would be put up for auction Nov. 2, 2015.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says that even if reports of high-pressure management techniques at Amazon are true, "they won't be taking place anymore."
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Tuesday he would prioritize religious freedom in the debate over civil rights protections for gay and transgender people, showing no retreat from his stance during last spring's national uproar over the state's religious objections law.
BLOOMSBURG, Pa. - A bridal store's refusal to sell wedding gowns to a same-sex couple is stirring debate in a central Pennsylvania town.
While she is no longer being forced to pay a discriminatory tax, a lesbian widow from Pennsylvania was allowed last week to continue with her case against the tax law.
Pensacola’s City Council is pressing pause on an anti-discrimination ordinance.
In a 35-page petition filed last week, the city asked the state Supreme Court to review a lower-court ruling exempting SEPTA from adherence to the city’s LGBT-inclusive antibias rules.
Transgender activist Dawn Munro pointed out her regular seat at Fergie’s Pub; it was two from the end that’s closest to the bathrooms.
City attorneys have asked a Philadelphia judge to dismiss the lawsuit of N. Melville Jones, a gay police officer who claims pervasive anti-LGBT workplace bias.
N. Melville Jones, an openly gay Philadelphia police officer, settled his antibias lawsuit against the city in return for expanded LGBT-related sensitivity training within the police force and other concessions.
City officials have agreed to pay $382,500 to settle the federal antibias lawsuit filed by transgender city worker Bobbie E. Burnett.
A Philadelphia resident visiting family in Pittsburgh over Thanksgiving weekend says he was subjected to antigay remarks by a staffer of the company from which he rented a car.
WASHINGTON - Mirroring a shift in society, the Obama administration proposed Thursday to ban discrimination against transgender people throughout the health care system.
(CNN) -- A Michigan woman lost her Planet Fitness membership over the "inappropriate" manner in which she complained about a transgender woman in the locker room, a gym spokeswoman said.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A committee will review a policy that now prevents same-sex couples and others without valid Ohio wedding licenses from renting the Ohio Statehouse and its grounds for weddings and receptions.
Broward County Democrats are fighting amongst themselves over the sudden firing of Michael R. Howson, office director of the Broward Democratic Party.
WASHINGTON — The pope of the poor arrived for his first-ever visit to the world's wealthiest superpower Tuesday denying he is a leftist and riding in a frugal little family car, windows rolled down.
A popular bakery located in Schuylkill, Pa., is coming under fire this week after owners refused to sell a cake to a same-sex couple, Northern Pennsylvania's NBC-affiliate station WBRE reports.
The guy who shot up two journalists in Virginia owned at least seven gay porn website domains. None of them appear to be active any longer.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man who was fired from a Clackamas-area adult bookstore is suing for more than $330,000.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The principal of a suburban Philadelphia Catholic school plans to hold a meeting with parents next month about a gay teacher fired over her same-sex marriage.
Bisexual activist Robyn Ochs recognizes that with her identity comes fear: fear of being misunderstood, fear of getting hurt, both emotionally and physically, and fear of rejection.
NEW YORK (AP) — Facing a firestorm of protest, the prominent Christian relief agency World Vision on Wednesday reversed a two-day-old policy change that would have allowed it to hire Christians in same-sex marriages in the US.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The proposal for a Human Rights Council in Cheyenne is getting opposition from Christians as well as advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals.
When the abuse by her colleagues at Publix was enough to send her to the hospital, Kevin Whitter, a transgender woman, had enough.
A federal law that was introduced in the Spring would protect child welfare agencies to refuse services based on their religious beliefs.
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