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News from within the borders of Florida and the fight for LGBT equality there. As of 2013, Florida legistlators have still not stuck down's the state's sodomy laws, though they remain unenforceable since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Lawrence v. Texas. The state also voted to ban same-sex marriage and civil unions in 2008. Florida is infamous as the home of the Save the Children campaign helmed by Anita Bryant, which led to the prohibition of same-sex couples from adopting children in 1977.

Fifty Bandz and Alexus "Kimmy Icon" Braxton have become the latest casualties in this epidemic of violence.

February 09 2021 9:06 PM

The ban may be unenforceable now, but things could change, so Rep. Michele Rayner wants to get it off the state's books.

January 04 2021 9:24 PM

Forty transgender Americans have died by violence this year.

2:12 PM

A federal appeals court blocked enforcement of two Florida laws banning use of the practice on minors, saying they violate free speech rights, with Trump judges in the majority.

November 20 2020 3:07 PM

Carey, a beloved entertainer and activist, was stabbed to death in her home Tuesday.

November 19 2020 12:32 PM
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