As reports Change.org, they had organized a petition and more than 22.000 signatures were collected.
Microsoft had also removed this application last week from the website, so Apple could not let their store on CVN. Apple also supported several times LGBT rights and already removed anti-gay applications.
"From the beginning, I knew that once this issue was brought to Apple's attention, they would not want to be a part of CVN because it funds anti-gay hate groups like Focus on the Family and the Family Research Council," said Change.org petition starter Ben Crowther. "Apple is a fair-minded business. I'm glad this petition helped make Apple aware of this issue, and I am thrilled that they removed iTunes from CVN."