All posts tagged "United States"
UN Report on GLBT Rights: “A positive direction”
Many thought the day would never come. The Unites Nations finally made its report on the state of...
Queer Solidarity vs. American Dominance in Pakistan
What’s wrong with this statement from the US Embassy in Islamabad’s website, “Chargé d’Affaires Ambassador Richard Hoagland and...
LGBT teaching bill passes California Legislature Governor’s position unknown
The California Legislature passed a bill July 5 that amends the state Education Code to require that schools...
Rhode Island civil-union law takes effect
Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed a civil-union bill July 2 and it took effect immediately.
Justice Dept. files groundbreaking pro-gay brief
The Obama administration broke new ground July 1 in a legal brief filed in the case of a...
US: Courts demand immediate repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell
Though the repeal of the law discriminating against LGBT persons in the American military has not yet coming...
U.S. drops deportation case against married gay Venezuelan
The U.S. government in mid-June dropped its deportation case against Henry Velandia, a gay Venezuelan who married Josh...
Major same-sex marriage suit filed in NJ
Lambda Legal sued New Jersey on June 29 to force legalization of same-sex marriage. The plaintiffs are seven...
Prop 8 proponents push on to undo verdict
The proponents of California's same-sex-marriage ban are pushing on with their latest attempt to undo the federal District...
Lambda sues Oregon over trans operation
Lambda Legal filed suit against Oregon on June 21 on behalf of a state employee who was denied...