The honesty campaign is part of an effort to recruit more gay and lesbian officers.
Some gay rights advocates are raising questions about a new Chrysler TV commercial that features a fairy wielding a wand to turn a tough-looking guy with a big dog into a pastel-clad man walking four small dogs on pink leashes.
News 2006-04-07 Advocates urge Rhode Island lawmakers to allow same-sex marriage Ed Bonetti of Warwick, R.I., describes himself as a traditional Italian Catholic who wants what any dad would want
California bill would promote "sexual diversity" in schools.
News 2006-04-07 Connecticut law on sexual assault struck down for allowing gay sex A state appellate court in Hartford, Conn., ruled Wednesday that a statute on sexual assault involving stepchildren is
At a public forum to address hate crimes in New Bedford, Mass., on Tuesday, councilman Joe DeMedeiros said he had long struggled with whether to tell the public he is gay. "I didn't walk into the room expecting to do it," DeMedeiros said. "After hearing what people had said, I felt this responsibility and obligation to do what I did." The meeting was organized in the aftermath of the February attack on three patrons at the local gay bar Puzzles Lounge.
A discriminatory California adoption bill that would have forced judges to consider the so-called moral values of a dependent child's birth parents in determining who could adopt the child was killed in committee in Sacramento on Tuesday.