A dozen LGBT advocates were arrested in Salt Lake City after they blocked entryways to Utah governor George Herbert's office, and legislative committee rooms, demanding action on a pending nondiscrimination bill.
A priest in Missouri bars a lesbian parishioner from receiving communion at her mother's funeral.
Two New Jersey legislators have introduced a bipartisan bill aimed at making it easier for trans individuals to update their birth certificates, less than a month after Governor Chris Christie vetoed similar legislation.
Eric Holder, speaking in New York, lays out the changes to come.
Even legally married gay spouses living in states without marriage equality will benefit from copious new policies.
The out journalist teamed up with his fellow freedom of information advocates to publish a new digital magazine through First Look Media.