Florida

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.

The bisexual Latina high school student used tragedy, rage, and knowledge as fuel, igniting a nation of kids (and adults) to push for stronger gun reform laws in America.

May 22 2018 3:56 AM

One Orlando Alliance says its ability to lobby for change would've been damaged.

May 18 2018 1:29 PM

Miami-Dade prosecutors upgraded the charges to hate crimes Thursday.

May 11 2018 3:37 PM

Festivities included a parade, a beach party, and an appearance by Gus Kenworthy!

April 12 2018 7:50 PM

Salman was the only individual facing any criminal charges stemming from the attack.

March 30 2018 10:49 AM
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