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News from within the borders of Pennsylvania and the fight for LGBT equality there. Learn more about past and present obstacles toward achieving equality in Pennsylvania, including hate crimes law, transgender rights, adoption, and other rights denied to same-sex couples and LGBT people. The Advocate also covers the campaigns of groups opposed to marriage equality and explores how gay marriage is covered in mainstream media. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.

Andrea Constand is one of dozens of women who have come forward to say the comedy legend once drugged her and raped her, and it's her complaint that will be the first one heard in a Philadelphia courtroom.

May 24 2016 10:55 PM

"Keep being yourself," Philadelphia's mayor told a teenager who was kicked out of her high school prom for wearing a suit. 

May 11 2016 3:36 PM

Supporters of the teen are tweeting their outrage at administrators for their decision. 

May 09 2016 11:39 AM

Trump has made a clean sweep of five Eastern states.

April 26 2016 8:14 PM

Hillary Clinton wins four out of five primaries tonight.

April 26 2016 8:00 PM

"We want to be known as a welcoming state,” Gov. Tom Wolf said.

April 07 2016 9:57 AM

After last year's debacle in Pittsburgh that led her to cancel a performance, Iggy is back as a supporter of LGBT Pride, this time in Miami Beach.

March 29 2016 1:54 PM
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