A new study by the Urban Institute finds that homeless LGBT youth involved in sex work are frequently harassed and harmed by police.
With statewide antidiscrimination measures tending to stall in the legislature, many school boards are taking action.
Not only did Lance Sanderson not bring a same-sex date to his school's dance, he didn't even attend. Still, he found himself suspended Monday morning.
Lance Sanderson says he was first told it was OK to bring another boy to the homecoming dance, then told it wasn't.
LGBT youth make up only 6 percent of the general population but represent 15 percent of people currently in juvenile detention.
Chesnee High School's Briana Popour was suspended from school after a pro-LGBT shirt she was wearing on campus was deemed 'disruptive.'