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Family Equality Council

Lambda Legal and 75 Orgs Urge HHS Not to Grant SC License to Discriminate

Faith and Religion National
South Carolina had requested the waiver on behalf of Miracle Hill Ministries, one of the state’s largest foster agencies that explicitly rejects non-Protestant and LGBT potential foster and adoptive families and people seeking to mentor children in its care. ...
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Supreme Court Fails to Affirm LGBT Equality Rights in Bakery Case

National
Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court handed the religious right a limited, fact-specific victory, ruling that the Colorado civil rights agency violated the religious rights of a Denver baker who refused to sell a same-sex couple a wedding cake. ...
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Sarah Paulson, Kim Kardashian, Tig Notaro, Julie Bowen Come Out to Support Family Equality Council in Beverly Hills

Sarah Paulson and Cheyenne Jackson at the LA Impact Awards/Family Equality Council
Top News Entertainment
The stars aligned to raise more than $400,000 for Family Equality Council in Beverly Hills on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the LA Impact Awards. ...
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Remembering Pulse: Recording Conversations About the Pulse Nightclub Shooting

National
Family Equality Council, StoryCorps, and WMFE are partnering with The Center in Orlando to host survivors, crisis counselors, first responders, staff of local community organizations, family members of victims, and the artist behind the “angel wings” counter-protest at victims’ funerals. ...
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Sarah, Brandy and Kersh Live on the Red Carpet at the Family Equality Council’s LA Impact Awards

Entertainment
Watch what happens live as Sarah Toce, Brandy Black and Kersh Branz take their fans behind-the-scenes at the Family Equality Council’s LA Impact Awards! ...
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Family Equality Council Taps Distinguished Shelbi Day as Senior Policy Counsel

Family Equality Council/Shelbi Day
National
Shelbi Day will be responsible for Family Equality Council’s advocacy with federal agencies and will manage a federal and state legislative portfolio. ...
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Family Equality Council Announces New Exec Director: Stan J. Sloan

Family Week/COLAGE
National
Stan J. Sloan has been named the new Executive Director of Family Equality Council, the national advocacy group connecting three million LGBTQ parents and their six million children of all ages. ...
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Puget Sound Birth Center Owner Ali Tromblay to Receive Community Award

Puget Sound Birth Center owner Ali Tromblay
Health Local
Seattle Women's Pride has announced that Bastyr University Adjunct Professor Ali Tromblay will receive the Seattle Women's Pride inaugural Community Champion Award on June 18, 2016. ...
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Justice Mary Yu to Receive the Seattle Women’s Pride Luminary Award

Justice Mary Yu
Local
Seattle Women's Pride has announced that Washington State Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu will be honored with the organization's inaugural Luminary Award. ...
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Australian Same-Sex Parenting Documentary ‘Gayby Baby’ to Screen in U.S.

Ebony/Gayby Baby
Entertainment
Gayby Baby, an Australian documentary following four children of gay parents, will screen in more than 50 U.S. cities starting April 1. ...
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