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SCOTUS Spanks NOM on Donor Disclosure

Filed by John M. Becker | March 02, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

The National Organization for Marriage's years-long effort to hide the names of its donors was dealt another blow this morning, this time by the U.S. Supreme Court.Read More


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BREAKING: Nebraska Marriage Ban Struck Down

Filed by John M. Becker | March 02, 2015 | 9:45 AM | comments

A federal judge has just struck down Nebraska's marriage discrimination amendment. Unless it is stayed, his ruling takes effect one week from today.Read More


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Marriage Equality on the Move in Mexico

Filed by John M. Becker | February 27, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

A freedom-to-marry revolution has been quietly brewing in Mexico over the past two years, where court rulings in over two-thirds of that country's 31 states have granted same-sex couples equal marriage rights. Read More


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Canada's Trans* Rights Bill Now Endorses Bathroom Bans

Filed by Mercedes Allen | February 27, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

A bill in Canada's parliament that is supposed to protect trans* people from discrimination was amended this week... in order to allow anti-trans discrimination in bathrooms and other gendered public spaces.Read More


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Arkansas 'License to Discriminate' Bill Fails

Filed by John M. Becker | February 26, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

Yesterday, the Arkansas Senate Judiciary Committee voted down a bill that would have made it legal for people and businesses to discriminate for religious reasons. But it may not be dead yet.Read More