LGBTQ

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A federal judge on Sunday afternoon struck down Alaska's gay marriage ban—the first of its kind, passed by voters in 1998. "The court finds that Alaska’s ban on same-sex marriage and refusal to recognize same sex marriages lawfully entered in other states is unconstitutional as a deprivation of basic due process and equal protection principles...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Update 2:30 pm EST: Some counties have already begun issuing marriage licenses...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Thirty-two states have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to make an over-arching...

Further

The Hobby Lobby monster lives, and grows. Even as a Boston-area Christian college joined in a letter to Obama by religious leaders praising our "blessed nation" where "all persons are created in the divine image of the creator" except can they pretty please discriminate against LGBT people? - the Green family has announced their plan to build an $800 million Bible museum hard by the godless halls of Congress in hopes of telling the story of "a reliable historical document.... like none other."...