The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear arguments concerning Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. The decision upholds the refusal of a Boston Federal Appeals court to allow a lawsuit on that issue to move forward. The suit brought by Army Capt. James Pietrangelo II and eleven others was not allowed to go forward, and [...]
From channel 10 news San Diego: “A new struggle is beginning between those who want Prop 8 repealed and those who want it to remain the law. While waiting for other marchers in Lemon Grove this morning, Ron DeHarte was attacked by a man who DeHarte said uttered anti-gay slurs. The man was apprehended a [...]
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has pulled their support from the Uniting American Families Act over language that would allow someone to sponsor their partner into the United States. According to Reverend Samuel Rodriguez, head of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, this attempt to slip LGBTI rights into this bill was a [...]
I was very troubled by the report that came out from The Daily Beast yesterday. I found the report was trying to attack the Human Rights Campaign but not really having any substance to it. The only thing that was mentioned was that the reporter, Jason Bellini, claims that Sen. Chuck Schumer “let it slip” [...]
No pity, no feeling, and the novelty wears off pretty quick when they’re used on you, I’m sure.
And now, it is official, New Hampshire has become the sixth state to approve same-sex marriages. Governor John Lynch signed the bill which extended marriage to all citizens and the accompanying bill exempting religious groups from having to perform any ceremonies involving same-sex couples. Lynch joins Maine’s John Baldacci in being the second governor to [...]
New Hampshire became the latest state to embrace same-sex marriage when the House approved a measure which would strengthen the protections for religious institutions. The bill has the approval of Governor John Lynch, who is expected to sign it. New Hampshire becomes the sixth state to legalize same-sex marriages, and the third by legislature. Governor [...]