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Three couples attempted to challenge a law allowing magistrates to refuse to marry gay couples, but were struck down. READ MORE »


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Kody Brown is legally only married to one of his four “wives,” but says he’s “spiritually” married to the other three. READ MORE »


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Every now and then, Congress actually does something useful. READ MORE »


Celebs

The court ruled that the character’s likeness to Lohan falls under the safe umbrella of fiction or satire. READ MORE »


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If signed, it will close a current loophole in the system that allows people convicted of penetrating an unconscious person to get by with only probation. READ MORE »


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This means states with legalized marijuana use for medical or recreational purposes will still be going against federal law. READ MORE »


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The 22-year-old former University of Colorado student pretended to be helping a drunk woman get home safely from a party in 2014 when he raped her. READ MORE »


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LGBTQ rights group Unibam, which first challenged the ancient law, made the initial announcement on Twitter, writing, “We won on all counts. Speechless. Omg. Speechless.” READ MORE »


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No one should be called “honey” by anyone other than a great aunt or grandma. READ MORE »


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Known for writing about women’s struggles reporting sexual harassment and the risk of being raped by an acquaintance, it’s baffling why Estrich is now defending a man accused of decades of harassment. READ MORE »


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Like well-known voter ID laws, the measures upheld in the Midwest will keep mostly poor minorities form voting, but they receive much less attention. READ MORE »


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While opponents of such policies consider it reverse racism (which, let’s be real, doesn’t exist), the Court declared that the college’s admission process complied with previous rulings. READ MORE »


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The country’s become much more inclusive for the queer community in recent years, but America certainly hasn’t passed the mark of total equality yet. READ MORE »


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Woo! That’s a lot for one shitty joke! Well done! READ MORE »


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The nation’s been closely watching North Carolina ever since the state passed a law prohibiting transgender residents from using the bathroom that corresponds to their gender identity. Since the Justice Department told the state to trash the bill, you may be wondering what’s happening with the North Carolina LGBT law. Well, a lot. North Carolina had until… READ MORE »


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Georgia governor Nathan Deal is caught between a financially lucrative rock and a bigoted, dumbass hard place. Georgia legislators passed House Bill 757 earlier this week, a sweeping “religious liberty” bill that kneecaps LGBT rights in the state, and if Deal signs it into law, an impressive number of Hollywood heavyweights will take their business… READ MORE »


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Nashville prosecutors are returning to the dark ages when it was common to use sterilization as a bargaining tool for plea deals for society’s most vulnerable: minorities, the poor and the mentally ill. The most recent case in Nashville is one of four that has occurred over the last five years, and involves a mentally… READ MORE »


Celebs

Halle Berry and Jennifer Garner really worked tirelessly to get this anti-paparazzi bill approved, and it’s actually one of the best moves they’ve ever made. With this new law, any paparazzo accused of harassing a kid will be able to get fined up to $30,000 and also go to jail for up to a year. READ MORE »


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