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.

Fact-checking site Politifact says students were on "recieving end of the internet's worst hoaxes."

December 12 2018 10:25 AM

Daniels, the adult-film star at the center of a scandal involving Donald Trump, says a Florida club owner called her assistant the f word.

December 10 2018 8:34 PM

Coming off of the 20th anniversary of the death of Matthew Shepard, his parents, Judy and Dennis, will be ally marshals of the event.

December 08 2018 2:11 PM

The Democrat came up short in a recount, but said he won't abandon social justice causes.

November 19 2018 7:44 AM

The driver said, “I want to kill everyone that is gay,” says passenger Andres Berreondo.

November 17 2018 8:11 AM

Gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum and Senator Bill Nelson may be struggling, but plenty of wins were notched in the Sunshine State on Tuesday.

November 09 2018 6:40 PM

The South Florida community made history in that state on Tuesday. 

November 07 2018 10:47 AM
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