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The biggest fight over marriage equality in Indiana right now is about whether to ban same-sex marriage via the Indiana state constitution. The Advocate is following that and more in the latest advances for LGBT equality out of Indiana.

The bill would allow businesses and individuals to cite religious beliefs as an excuse to ignore state or local laws, including those banning anti-LGBT discrimination.

26 min 6 sec ago

This week both GOP lawmaker Robert Behning (above) and Indiana's Republican governor cut short talk of LGBT rights in the name of religious liberty.

February 12 2016 7:04 PM

The legislation, which would impose harsher penalties for crimes spurred by prejudice, will soon be debated by the Indiana House of Representatives.

February 08 2016 2:53 PM

Indiana, goddam: State officials still refuse to take a positive step towards justice.

February 05 2016 5:46 AM

David Long, president pro tem of Indiana's Senate, promised another attempt to extend nondiscrimination protections to LGBT Hoosiers next year.

February 02 2016 7:43 PM

Want to know if transphobic legislation has been introduced in your state? Read on. 

February 02 2016 5:29 AM

The bill, advanced by a committee to the full Senate, covers sexual orientation but not gender identity, and offers a broad exemption allowing for faith-based discrimination.

January 27 2016 10:25 PM
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