Gay Rights News Jan. 1 – 10 / 2014

Tasmanian gay rights activist Rodney Croome pushes for gay sex … ABC Online Gay rights advocate Rodney Croome wants the Tasmanian Government to erase the criminal records of men convicted of having gay sex.

Senate Democrats announce push to expand gay rights Richmond Times Dispatch Just two days after fellow party members were installed as governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general, Virginia Senate Democrats unveiled a …

State Rep. Schlossberg to host gay rights forum on Twitter Allentown Morning Call This week, state Rep. Mike Schloosberg, D-Lehigh, will host an online discussion about gay rights and marriage equality during a Twitter town hall …

Chatroulette Users Discuss Gay Rights With Bloggers Huffington Post In an age when members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community are slowly gaining more visibility and rights, one vlogger … 

Proposed gay marriage ban gets hearing Monday WISH They were part of an interfaith church service Sunday with more than 100 others united against a proposed constitutional ban on gay marriage in …

Nigerian president signs anti-gay bill into law Chicago Tribune The bill, which contains penalties of up to 14 years in prison and bans gay marriage, same-sex “amorous relationships” and membership of gay rights …

LGBTQ Nation

Cuccinelli issues opinions on gay marriage, abortion The Virginian-Pilot Terry McAuliffe’s campaign pledges to fight for gay rights and undo abortion restrictions. In one, Cuccinelli, who lost to McAuliffe in the 2013 governor’s …

The Virginian-Pilot

Nigerian leader signs law banning gay marriage Dubuque Telegraph Herald ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s president has signed a law that bans same-sex marriage and criminalizes homosexual associations, societies and …

Outrage over anti-gay marriage law Sky News Australia Nigeria has provoked international outrage after President Goodluck Jonathan ratified a controversial bill outlawing gay marriage and same-sex …

Nigeria president signs bill outlawing same-sex marriage, gay rights … LGBTQ Nation ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan has signed a draconian anti-gay law banning same-sex marriage and outlawing anyone …

LGBTQ Nation

Modern Family – Jesse Tyler Ferguson Pledges $10000 To Gay … Contactmusic.com Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson   has promised to hand over $10,000 (£6,250) to help gay rights campaigners fight for marriage equality in …

Contactmusic.com

Meet Asia’s 27 most inspiring gay rights heroes Gay Star News ‘Each of our nominees work in their separate communities to advance the gay rights movement, and yet for the most part, people outside of Chinese …

USA, Virginia: Sore Loser Ken Cuccinelli Issued Anti-Gay Marriage … Gayapolis Taking one final stab at the LGBT community before leaving office, Virginia gubernatorial loser Ken Cuccinelli issued a pair of nonbonding opinions …

LGBTQ Nation

House panel hears proposed gay marriage ban Seattle Post Intelligencer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana House Panel is jumping straight into the legislative battle over amending the state’s constitution to ban gay …

Olympic runner Nick Symmonds on why he supports gay rights and … Outsports My home was more of an independent, maybe left-leaning home, but really encouraged open discussion. As [gay rights] became more and more an …

Times of India

South Bend Council to take up gay marriage resolution Fox 28 The South Bend Common Council is set to take up a resolution tomorrow on the issue of gay marriage. Councilman Tim Scott is sponsoring a …

Nigerian president signs anti-gay bill into law Reuters Bill says gay marriage, same-sex relationships illegal. * Penalties set of up to 14 years in prison. * Western governments urged Nigeria not to pass law.

Nigerian president signs law banning gay marriage, groups … Newser ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s president has signed a law that bans same-sex marriage and criminalizes homosexual associations, societies and …

Indiana House panel hearing proposal to add gay marriage ban to … Greenfield Daily Reporter INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana House panel is jumping straight into the legislative battle over amending the state’s constitution to ban gay marriage.

Va. Democrats pledge push for gay-friendly laws Washington Post RICHMOND, Va. — Democratic lawmakers have pledged to try and make gay marriage legal in Virginia. The legislators, speaking Monday at a news …

NBC4 Washington

Nigerian president signs law banning gay marriage, groups … Washington Post ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigerian president signs law banning gay marriage, groups, meetings; up to 14 years in jail. Copyright 2014 … All rights reserved.

UPDATE: No judiciary committee vote today on Indiana marriage … Evansville Courier & Press Rep. Eric Turner, R-Cicero, presents a proposed amendment the state’s constitution to ban gay marriage during a hearing of the House Judiciary …
                   
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Women wed in Mount Olive’s first gay marriage New Jersey Hills A week before the marriage, they had gone to town hall for information about getting married and were told that Greenbaum welcomed gay couples.

Eleven major Florida employers support law to enact LGBT … MiamiHerald.com (blog) Eleven major employers have joined Florida’s leading gay-rights group to support a proposed state law preventing workplace discrimination on the …

Creative Loafing Tampa

Michigan’s Foremost Anti-Gay Republican Just Had A Very Hateful … Huffington Post Critics charge that Russia’s new law forbidding gay propaganda actually limits the rights of LGBTQ people in Russia and is part of a larger campaign …

Huffington Post

Gay cake issue has line back to the Civil Rights movement Steubenville Herald Star (blog) The row over the gay couple seeking, and receiving, a court order against a Colorado baker who refused to bake them a wedding cake strikes a …

Gay ‘prisoner of conscience’ dies Buenos Aires Herald YAOUNDE — A gay man in Cameroon who was jailed for sending a text … Neela Ghoshal, senior LGBT rights researcher for Human Rights Watch, …

Nigerian President Signs Bill Banning Gay Relationships TIME Sodomy has long been outlawed in Nigeria, but the new legislation bans gay marriage, same-sex “amorous relationships” and membership in gay …

Family of Gay Cameroon Activist Roger Mbede Lets Him Die Opposing Views Mbede received a three-year sentence in a court system that can punish its citizens for up to five years for homosexual acts. Human Rights Watch …

Opposing Views

Beyond the gay closet Chicago Phoenix I was politically active within the gay community in New York City from the late … the 1990s, working on issues of what was then known as “gay rights.

Gay ‘prisoner of conscience’ jailed for sending a text message dies … News1130 Mbede, a gay man who was jailed for sending a text message to another … Neela Ghoshal, senior LGBT rights researcher for Human Rights Watch, …

News1130

Chris Christie’s veto of transgender-rights bill enrages advocates Metro Weekly For Christie, however, who has walked a fine line in his support for LGBT rights, “further consideration” is needed before he is comfortable signing the …

LGBTQ Nation

Nigeria’s president signs anti-gay law Deutsche Welle Nigeria was breaking not just its own constitution but a raft of international agreements, said veteran gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell.

Nigerian president signs anti-gay law FRANCE 24 … Jonathan signed a bill into law on Monday criminalising same-sex relationships, despite pressure from Western governments to respect LGBT rights …

Retrogressive anti-gay law in Uganda has ties to the US Al Jazeera America Lively’s how-to book “Redeeming the Rainbow” advises opponents of gay rights to counteract sympathy for gays by highlighting instances of rape and …

Al Jazeera America

Anti-Gay Bill Becomes Law in Nigeria Truthdig The law bans homosexual “amorous relationships” and membership in gay rights groups and carries penalties for marriage of up to 14 years in prison.

Truthdig

Nigeria Passes Harsh Anti-Gay Law Daily Beast The new legislation criminalizes same-sex “amorous relationships” and membership in gay rights groups, making both acts punishable by up to 10 …

Prayers fight gay ban Fort Wayne Journal Gazette Prayers fight gay ban … 3 – an amendment to the state constitution that would ban gay marriage – and a bill that attempts to clarify its language.

House panel delays vote on gay marriage ban The Herald-Times (subscription) INDIANAPOLIS — The House Judiciary Committee has delayed a vote on a proposal to amend Indiana’s constitution to ban gay marriage. Chairman …

Wells Fargo Installs LGBT Mural in Chelsea, Donates to ASOs EDGEOnTheNet “This mural highlights Chelsea’s involvement in the United States gay and lesbian rights movement and celebrates those who advocated and inspired …

Nigerian law will cause asylum crisis as gays flee country Gay Star News The draconian legislation bans gay and lesbian marriage, outlaws anyone from forming organizations supporting LGBTI rights, and sets up prison …

Gay Star News

‘Marriage Inequality’: Ari Fleischer Quoting SPLC Anti-Gay Group Is … The New Civil Rights Movement Ari Fleischer was President George W. Bush’s first press secretary and his most-memorable. A true Republican partisan who occasionally now …

The New Civil Rights Movement

Secretary of State Kerry deeply concerned by Nigeria’s new anti-gay … Wisconsin Gazette Secretary of State John Kerry on Jan. 13 responded with deep concern to news that Nigeria had enacted the Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Act.

John Kerry Criticizes Nigerian Law Outlawing Gay Relationships On Top Magazine “More than 90 percent of Nigerians are opposed to same-sex marriage. … The law also prohibits the public promotion of gay rights and outlaws gay …

On Top Magazine

Anti-gay law: Jonathan draws praises from Nigerians, knocks from … Premium Times Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has assented to a bill outlawing gay relationships and same-sex marriage, effectively putting the legislation to …

Premium Times

Global Village: Anti-gay law in Nigeria signed by leader Montreal Gazette (blog) Global Village: Anti-gay law in Nigeria signed by leader … gay marriage, same-sex “amorous relationships” and membership of gay rights groups.”.

Kerry says US ‘deeply concerned’ about Nigeria anti-gay law Washington Blade Kerry says U.S. ‘deeply concerned’ about Nigeria anti-gay law … and same-sex “amorous relationships,” but also membership in LGBT rights groups.

Cameroon: Gay Prisoner Denied Medical Treatments Dies International Business Times UK Gay prisoner Roger Jean-Claude Mbede, 34, has died after he was barred … However, Ouwe said that a gay marriage ceremony would constitute …

International Business Times UK

‘Prisoner Of Conscience’ Roger Mbede Dead, Denied Health Care … The Inquisitr Called the “prisoner of conscience,” gay rights activist Roger Jean-Claude Mbede was denied medical treatment because of his stance on …
 
Members of LGBT community increasingly find acceptance at places … Omaha World-Herald Gay rights supporters say the number of Nebraska and Iowa congregations … Beth Rigatuso, a longtime Omaha gay rights activist, said even though …
 
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Gay rights icon Roger Jean-Claude Mbede dies in Cameroon | The … Agence France-Presse Roger Jean-Claude Mbede, a symbol for gay rights in Cameroon, where homosexuality is illegal, has died at the age of 35, his lawyer said on Monday …

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Tony Perkins Fears Humanity Will Die Out Due To Gay Rights | Right … Brian Tashman Family Research Council president Tony Perkins told Washington Watch listeners last Friday that they should oppose gay equality because it will lead …

Right Wing Watch
Jesse Tyler Ferguson Pledges $10K to Australian Gay Marriage Fight Kyler Geoffroy Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson has pledged $10000 of his own money towards the marriage equality efforts in Australia. Wrote Ferguson on …

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Indiana Republicans Want To Make Sure Their Gay Marriage Ban … Rob Smith WIBC in Indianapolis is reporting that the Indiana House Judiciary Committee will hear arguments today to write the ban on gay marriage in Indiana …
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Applaud Further Legalization of Gay Marriage – ForceChange Megan Pryor Federal recognition was recently granted to over 1000 ‘unofficial’ same-sex marriages. Thank the federal attorney who approved them for his …
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