Gay Icons and History: Recently Filed

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Former 'Ex-Gay' Leaders Applaud Obama's Call to End Conversion Therapy

Filed by John M. Becker | April 10, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

A group of thirteen prominent former leaders of the "ex-gay" movement are applauding President Obama's call for an end to the dangerous and discredited practice of LGBT conversion therapy.Read More

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White House Calls for End to LGBT 'Conversion Therapy'

Filed by John M. Becker | April 09, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

President Obama is calling for an end to so-called "conversion therapy," a discredited and dangerous form of abuse that falsely purports to change the sexual orientation and/or gender identity of LGBT people.Read More

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Attorneys Chosen for Supreme Court Marriage Arguments

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

Attorneys Mary Bonauto and Douglas Hallward-Driemeier will argue the Sixth Circuit marriage cases before the Supreme Court next month.Read More

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History Returns to Independence Hall

Filed by Mark Segal | March 22, 2015 | 1:00 PM | comments

Something happened a few weeks ago that literally made me stop and take note of how far we have come in our struggle for equality.Read More

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Presbyterian Church USA Approves Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | March 18, 2015 | 11:00 AM | comments

Yesterday, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) gave final approval to a change in the church's constitution that includes same-sex couples in the definition of marriage.Read More