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Case Dismissed: Puerto Rico Will Not End Marriage Ban

Case Dismissed: Puerto Rico Will Not End Marriage Ban

The United States District Court of Puerto Rico issued a ruling dismissing a lawsuit seeking to end the ban on marriage for same-sex couples in Puerto Rico.

Elvis Won’t Perform Your Same-Sex Wedding, Thank You Very Much

After making calls to 15 chapels in Nevada, KLAS-TV found that several, including the Elvis Wedding Chapel, are refusing to marry gay couples.

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Philly LGBT Rights Leader, Gloria Casarez, Dead at 42

Gloria Casarez, Philadelphia’s first director of the city’s Office of LGBT Affairs, passed away over this weekend after losing her battle with cancer.

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Arizona Becomes 31st State to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

A blizzard of rulings over the past two weeks have increased by nearly 60 percent the number of states where same-sex couples can marry or be recognized.

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Long Island LGBT Senior Center Threatened with Violence

The group has received three letters in the last 18 months. One letter threatened to make the Long Island Pride Parade the next Boston Marathon bombing.

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Meghan Stabler Named First Transgender Working Mother of the Year

Meghan Stabler was named Working Mother of the Year – marking the first time a transgender woman has been chosen to receive the prestigious award.

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Virginia Captures Two Flags: Same-Sex Marriage and Adoption Rights

Last week was a big week for equality in Virginia. With same-sex being legalized, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced that same-sex adoption will also be legal.

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Alaska’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Overturned, 30 States Now Legal

With Sunday’s marriage ruling in Alaska, 30 states plus the District of Columbia now guarantee marriage equality for same-sex couples.

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More Than 100 on Waiting List for Philly LGBT Senior Housing

One-hundred people are on a waiting list to get into the John C. Anderson Apartments, the new retirement community for low-income LGBT seniors in Philly.

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First Same-Sex Marriage in Florida Legally Recognized

Arlene Goldberg and her late wife, Carol Goldwasser, officially became the first same-sex couple whose marriage is respected in Florida.

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