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Conversion Therapy Bill to Protect LGBTQ Youth Passes WA State Chambers, Inslee Urged to Sign

Politics Local
Washington state’s House of Representatives approved SB 5722 - legislation protecting LGBTQ youth from the dangerous and debunked practice of so-called “conversion therapy.” ...
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Mike Huckabee to Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis: I’m Proud of You

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National
Embattled Kentucky clerk Kim Davis filed and lost her case at the Supreme Court for failing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. ...
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New Report Shows Harmful Implications of Broad Religious Exemption Laws

Faith and Religion
Currently, 43 percent of LGBT Americans live in one of the 21 states that has broad explicit constitutional or statutory religious exemption laws. ...
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Trans Students, Educators Protected in Kentucky’s Largest District

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National
With the recent attack from One Million Moms on trans teen, Jazz Jennings, it can sometimes feel as if the world is going backward: adults attacking children? ...
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Federal Court Orders Alabama Marriage Equality Statewide

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A federal district court ordered that all Alabama probate judges comply with the U.S. Constitution and may not refuse marriage licenses to same-sex couples. ...
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Delivered:10,000 Sigs for Prison Rape Elimination Act

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Since entering the male prison, Star has been raped, forced to submit to undesired sexual acts to escape violence, and threatened with sexual assault. ...
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Anti-Conversion Therapy Resolution Introduced by Congresswoman Speier

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Conversion therapy has been rejected as a valid medical practice by organizations like the American Psychological Association for over 40 years. ...
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California ‘Kill the Gays’ Bill Proceeds Through Legal System

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Matt McLaughlin’s Sodomite Suppression Act ballot proposes killing those that preform sexual acts with the same sex with “bullets to the head." ...
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Bill Requires Equal Medical Coverage and Benefits for Transgender Employees of State Contractors

Top News Politics Health
A bill was introduced that prohibits state agencies from doing business with companies that discriminate against employees based on gender identity. ...
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Michigan House Committee Passes Bills Denying Homes to Foster Children

Legislators passed three bills out of committee allowing taxpayer funded adoption agencies to deny adoption placement based on moral or religious beliefs.
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Legislators passed three bills out of committee allowing taxpayer funded adoption agencies to deny adoption placement based on moral or religious beliefs. ...
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