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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.

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

With a trans-inclusive nondiscrimination ordinance stalled in the Cleveland City Council for more than two years, activists voiced their frustration at City Hall Monday. 

November 24 2015 3:17 PM

A stretch of Interstate 71 in Warren County, Ohio, now bears the name of the trans teen who took her life nearby.

November 21 2015 4:03 PM

Health insurance provided by Kroger will include full coverage for transgender employees as of January 2016.

October 14 2015 8:33 AM
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