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Lea DeLaria Ditches Her ‘Orange’ for Swim Trunks at The Dinah 2016

Lea DeLaria is headed to The Dinah 2016
Entertainment
The Orange Is The New Black star is bringing a special night of comedy and music to The Dinah in the only way Lea DeLaria can. ...
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Illinois Becomes Fifth Jurisdiction to Protect LGBTQ Kids from Conversion Therapy

Health
House Bill 217 protects LGBTQ youth from mental health providers attempting to change their sexual orientation or gender identity through conversion. ...
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Wedding Bells Will Ring at Chicago Art Museum

Top News National
Fifteen gay and lesbian couples will receive a complimentary wedding ceremony at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Chicago on June 2. ...
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Illinois Real Estate Firm First in U.S. to Offer LGBT Division

Top News National
Dream Town Realty was created to assist Illinois LGBT home buyers in addressing how legal changes will impact LGBT buyers and sellers. ...
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Chicago Red Line Bus Ads Just Got A Bit Gay

Top News Politics
Lambda Legal has unveiled a marriage victory ad campaign on the CTA Red line, making Chicago the first transit ad campaign for the organization. ...
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Pro-Equality Candidates Sweep Illinois House Votes

Top News Politics
Three pro-equality Illinois House Republicans won primary challenges in spite of aggressive targeting by anti-gay opponents. ...
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Marriage May Come to IL Couples Three Months Early

Top News
Marriage may be coming to the state of Illinois three months early, and the happy couples are getting in line for their piece of the wedded bliss pie. ...
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A New Destination Gay Ski Week: Elevation Tahoe

Uncategorized Travel
With winter bearing down on most of the country, the conditions are set for a perfect winter storm with the announcement of a third ELEVATION gay ski week, ELEVATION Tahoe. ...
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Catholic Bishop Offers Exorcism to Gay Couples

Top News Faith and Religion
According to a Catholic bishop in Springfield, Illinois, Satan was behind his state's recent legalization of same-sex marriage. This is the same thing he said when the Catholic Church was being publicly criticized for the clergy sexual abuse scandal. ...
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IL Same-Sex Couples Win Their Day in Court

Top News Politics National
Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division Friday denied a motion to dismiss the two landmark cases seeking the freedom to marry for same-sex couples in Illinois, allowing plaintiffs' claims for violation of the fundamental right to marry, and for discrimination based on sexual orientation to go forward. ...
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