Florida

News from within the borders of Florida and the fight for LGBT equality there. As of 2013, Florida legistlators have still not stuck down's the state's sodomy laws, though they remain unenforceable since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Lawrence v. Texas. The state also voted to ban same-sex marriage and civil unions in 2008. Florida is infamous as the home of the Save the Children campaign helmed by Anita Bryant, which led to the prohibition of same-sex couples from adopting children in 1977.

Florida's governor described the shooting as terrorism and never noted it targeted LGBT people.

March 08 2017 2:39 PM

Escape your woes.

March 06 2017 6:05 AM

Some of those interviewed for the program say they were shocked by what aired this weekend.

February 27 2017 12:54 PM

GLAAD and Pulse victims are calling on Univision to scrap the scripted footage.

February 24 2017 2:27 PM

The National Religious Broadcasters group has ambitious plans to roll back LGBT rights. Its annual convention is coming up, just miles from the Pulse nightclub.

February 23 2017 5:33 AM

The Sunshine State remains one of the biggest without such a law, but this year backers are feeling hopeful.

February 16 2017 4:30 AM

Al Salman told reporters his niece knew nothing of Omar Mateen's plot to massacre dozens of people at the Orlando, Fla. nightclub in June 2016. Also Wednesday, Noor Salman pleaded not guilty.

January 18 2017 4:11 PM
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