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Missouri Police May Begin Sexual Orientation Profiling If Bill Passes

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New legislation would require officers to not only include race, but also “perceived” sexual orientation, religion, “disability,” and “English language proficiency.” ...
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Missouri Court of Appeals Allows Lesbian Mother to Seek Custody

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A court in Kansas City held that a woman who planned for and raised twin children with her long-term same-sex partner can seek custody. ...
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Hundreds Block Castro District Chanting ‘Black Lives Matter’

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The rally was in light of police killings of men in Missouri and New York. Demonstrators chose Christmas Eve to say this was “no time for celebration.” ...
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Missouri Becomes 32nd State to Issue Legal Same-Sex Marriage

April Dawn Breeden, left, and her long-time partner Crystal Peairs, right, are married by Rev. Katie Hotze-Wilton, Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at City Hall in St. Louis. St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison overturned Missouri's ban on gay marriage on Wednesday saying the law is unconstitutional.
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St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison ruled Wednesday that denying marriage for same-sex couples in Missouri is unconstitutional. ...
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Extending Marriage to Same-Sex Couples in Missouri Could Generate $36 Million

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Extending marriage to same-sex couples in Missouri would generate an estimated $36.3 million in spending to the state economy, according to a new study. ...
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