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Howard Nielson is one of Donald Trump’s judicial nominees — though you may remember him as the man who argued gay judges shouldn’t hear gay cases in 2013
Most of Donald Trump’s appointees have been homophobic religious zealots — and if he gets his way, the federal court system will also be loaded with them
U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves just stopped the nation’s most anti-LGBT law from going into effect. Here’s how he did it…
Six years after Citizens United, the Supreme Court may change the political landscape for the worse (yet again).
Guess what? Oklahoma’s forcible sodomy law doesn’t apply if someone mouth-rapes an unconscious drunk.
Gay tattooed dudes, a scary Disney video, a federal judge denies a trans student their correct bathroom, a white lesbian sues over her black baby, Netflix promises Black Mirror season 3 and more!
A recent study from Kyoto University shows that if you’ve got an enemy, your dog has an enemy, too… and that stays true even when there’s food involved!
Mental healthcare is expensive, but ignoring psychological illnesses can cost people their lives. A BBC reporter takes a closer look…
The Senate made history Monday, confirming the first out gay male in history to the federal bench. With a vote of 80-3, J. Paul Oetken became a federal judge. Oetken was nominated in January by President Obama to sit on the US District Court for the Southern District of New[…]
Each of their particular brands of discrimination are protected under the law. A quick recap from Eli Sanders at the Slog: (In short: Allegations of non-gay people from San Francisco sneaking onto a team at the 2008 Gay Softball World Series, followed by the convening of an on-field tribunal to[…]