News 2006-03-16 Kentucky high school student fights required pro-gay training An eastern Kentucky high school student is appealing a ruling by a federal judge that supported requiring anti-harassment
News 2006-03-16 Minneapolis's lesbian fire chief sued by former partner A former partner of lesbian Minneapolis fire chief Bonnie Bleskachek has filed a lawsuit against her for alleged job discriminati
The law will allow registered gay couples the same inheritance and health care rights that straight married couples enjoy.
News 2006-03-16 Oregon student expelled over gay film welcomed back An Oregon high school senior who said on Monday that he was expelled after showing classmates a gay-themed student film now
Shiite cleric Grand Ayatolla Ali al-Sistani orders fatwa for gays and lesbians.
News 2006-03-16 Would-be immigrants to the Netherlands must watch kiss video The camera focuses on two gay men kissing in a park. Later a topless woman emerges from the sea and walks onto a crowded bea
The Bush administration last year quietly rewrote the rules for allowing gays and lesbians to receive national security clearances. Lesbian and gay advocacy groups recently found the changes in an 18-page document distributed by national security adviser Stephen Hadley on December 29, without public notice.
Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, an opponent of same-sex marriage and a possible Republican presidential contender in 2008, declared Monday that gay couples have "a legitimate interest" when it comes to adopting children, though he is still seeking an exemption from the state's antidiscrimination law for religious-based adoption agencies.
News 2006-03-15 NYC council head to boycott St. Patrick's Day parade Saying she would not march in Friday’s St. Patrick's Day Parade unless gays can join her and "celebrate our heritage,