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Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Jun 22
If passed, the bill would take away health insurance from millions of people, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people.

Minneapolis Police Asked to Limit Presence at Pride Parade

Minneapolis Police Asked to Limit Presence at Pride Parade

Jun 22
Minneapolis' first openly gay police chief responded sharply Thursday to a decision by organizers of the Twin Cities Pride Parade to ask her department to minimize its participation in Sunday's annual event

Hate Group Label Has Hate Groups Hating Labels

Hate Group Label Has Hate Groups Hating Labels

Jun 22
Outside of equal rights for LGBT citizens, there are few things a hate group hates more than the Southern Poverty Law Center and being called "hate group."

No Tapes: Trump Says He Didn't Record Meetings with Comey

No Tapes: Trump Says He Didn't Record Meetings with Comey

By Jonathan Lemire | Jun 22
President Donald Trump said Thursday on Twitter that he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey.

Court Clears Mississippi LGBT Objections Law; Appeal Likely

Court Clears Mississippi LGBT Objections Law; Appeal Likely

By Emily Wagster Pettus | Jun 22
A federal appeals court said Thursday that Mississippi can start enforcing a law that allows merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples, but opponents of the law immediately pledged to appeal.

Coal Company Sues HBO's John Oliver for Defamation

Coal Company Sues HBO's John Oliver for Defamation

Jun 22
Coal company Murray Energy has sued HBO and its Sunday-night host, John Oliver, for what it says was a "false and malicious broadcast" last Sunday evening.

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

By Matt Sedensky | Jun 22
A question on sexuality slated for deletion from a federal survey has been restored, officials said Thursday, responding to an outcry from LGBT advocates who said the Trump administration was trying to erase data on their community.

Montana Initiative Would Limit Transgender Use of Bathrooms

Montana Initiative Would Limit Transgender Use of Bathrooms

By Bobby Caina Calvan | Jun 22
A conservative group wants to let Montana voters decide whether transgender people must use public restrooms and locker rooms designated for their gender at birth - a move that could thrust the state into the national debate over transgender rights.

Juror: 2 Holdouts in Bill Cosby Trial Refused to Convict

Juror: 2 Holdouts in Bill Cosby Trial Refused to Convict

Jun 22
After 52 hours of tense deliberations, two holdouts in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial refused to convict the 79-year-old comedian, a juror told ABC News.

Tropical Storm Cindy Comes Ashore in Southwest Louisiana

Tropical Storm Cindy Comes Ashore in Southwest Louisiana

By Kevin McGill | Jun 22
Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana.

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