Ohio

News from within the borders of Ohio and the fight for LGBT equality there. Learn more about past and present obstacles toward achieving equality in Ohio, including hate crimes law, transgender rights, adoption, and other rights denied to same-sex couples and LGBT people. Learn about individuals—activists, politicians, and allies—who have helped us make strides toward equality. We also cover the campaigns of groups opposed to marriage equality and explore how gay marriage is covered in mainstream media. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.

The states object to federal guidance on transgender students' rights, including the right to use facilities matching their gender identity. 

July 08 2016 4:52 PM Updated

Leading members of the party won't say whether they'll attend the Republican National Convention, but white supremacists will be there.

June 28 2016 8:32 PM

John Kasich calls himself "the only hope" in a tweet announcing the suspension of his campaign for president. 

May 04 2016 12:08 PM

Clinton has won all five states that held Democratic primaries Tuesday.

March 15 2016 8:01 PM Updated

Republican Jim Jordan of Ohio learned how his name was inexorably linked to the antigay Kentucky clerk the absolutely worst way: a reporter told him.

January 12 2016 8:52 PM

Amid public opposition, the city enacts the ban, which applies to state-licensed therapists operating within the city limits.

December 09 2015 11:48 PM

An ordinance banning use of the practice on young people was approved by a City Council committee Monday; the full council will take it up Wednesday.

December 08 2015 8:51 PM
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