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.

Carlos Guillermo Smith received his proposal at the Disney World Amphitheater. 

October 15 2018 7:01 AM

The church refused to clean up the vandal's words and instead framed them with love.

September 27 2018 3:01 PM

Legendary press agent Charlie Cinnamon is honored in a new exhibit that highlights his groundbreaking HIV work.

September 14 2018 6:07 PM

London Moore, 20, was found shot to death Saturday in North Port.

September 13 2018 2:49 PM

When a disgusting anti-trans slur was painted on the garage door of a trans woman and her partner, neighbors offered to paint the door and install surveillance cameras. 

September 11 2018 10:51 AM

Peter Serge Avsenew was sentenced to die for the murder of a Florida gay couple.

August 31 2018 1:57 PM

There were also out nominees chosen for U.S. House in Arizona and Florida.

August 29 2018 3:56 PM
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