A straight Oregon high school student lied, according to school officials, when he reported on his Web site that he was expelled for not editing out a gay "snuggle scene" from a class film project titled Brokeback High.
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.
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The law will allow registered gay couples the same inheritance and health care rights that straight married couples enjoy.