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NJ Gov. Chris Christie Signs Anti-Bullying Law

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed an anti-bullying bill that gay rights advocates say is the toughest law of its kind in the nation.

01/06/2011

President Barack Obama signs the repeal of the "Dont' Ask, Don't Tell" policy at the Interior Department - Washington, DC - Dec 22, 2010 - AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

Obama Signs Repeal Of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Policy

President Barack Obama says valor and sacrifice in the armed forces are no longer defined by sexual orientation.

12/22/2010

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Sex Orientation Eyed As Motive In 2 N.J. Killings

Authorities are investigating whether two men in New Jersey were killed because of their sexual orientation.

10/22/2010

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn - File / Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty Images for City Harvest, Inc.

Christine Quinn Praises ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Ruling

Department of Justice and Pentagon officials are reviewing a federal judge’s order that the military immediately stop enforcing its ban on openly gay troops.

10/13/2010

Jody Mock and Beth Kerrigan get their marriage license from Town Clerk Essie Labrot - West Hartford, CT - Nov 12, 2008 - Photo: Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images

Same-Sex Marriage Good For CT Wedding Planners

Same sex couples from out of state rarely come to Connecticut just to tie the knot. They tend to celebrate their marriage, hiring even planners to do it up big.

10/11/2010

Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

Bronx Bias Attack Suspects Head Back To Court

Investigators said two teens and a 30-year-old man were taken to a vacant house in Morris Heights earlier this month, tied up, sodomized and tortured.

10/11/2010

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2 Charged With Crime Against Transgender Woman To Face Trial

Two New York City men facing trial in Queens are accused of assaulting a transgender woman as they yelled anti-gay slurs.

10/08/2010

Tyler Clementi - Photo: CBS

Sen. Calls For Anti-Bully Law After Rutgers Suicide

Frank Lautenberg said he’ll introduce legislation requiring colleges to adopt a code of conduct that prohibits bullying and harassment following Tyler Clementi’s suicide.

10/06/2010

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NY Skydive Teacher Claims Being Gay Got Him Fired

The lawsuit filed last week in Brooklyn federal court claims that Donald Zarda was fired because of his sexual orientation. It said Zarda’s employer told him the customer complained Zarda had touched her inappropriately.

10/05/2010

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NYC Clerk To Tell Gays, Lesbians Where To Marry

Gay couples can’t legally marry in New York, so the City Council has voted to require the clerk to tell them where they can go to get hitched.

08/25/2010

Girls at Ginger's

Lesbian Events and Happenings

By: Erica Mason Sick of going to gay and lesbian bars and looking to go to some unique parties that are thrown throughout the week, each week? Well, you have come to the right place. […]

08/15/2010

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Best Gay and Lesbian Bars

New York has a very vibrant gay and lesbian scene, from the West Village — the birthplace of the modern LGBT movement– to Park Slope–once affectionately dubbed “dyke slope” because of its big lesbian population. Whether you’re in the mood for a casual neighborhood hangout, a more trendy scene or an iconic landmark, we’ve got you covered.

08/01/2010

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