Still in New Jersey, next Tuesday, on January 24th at 11AM, Senate Judiciary Committee will hear arguments on marriage equality at the State House, 125 West State Street, Trenton and Garden State Equality (GSE) seeks civil union couples, LGBT youth and parents.
In Anoka-Hennepin School District, conservative Christian parents ask teachers to teach about the "ex-homosexual" movement and "gay-related immune deficiency". They would like the policy prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity is not applied thinking it would open the schools to pro-homosexual teaching, so they want discriminations towards LGBTs continue.
A set of LGBT groups and organizations decided to form a coalition in order to be sure that protections against discriminations in schools are included in the Elementary and Secondary Education Reauthorization Act of 2011 (ESEA).
ACLU, in its fight, 'Don't Filter Me', against LGBT websites' internet filters in schools, sued a new school disctric: Camdenton R-III School District.
The first meeting to repeal DOMA has took place last week. Several people testified and explained how they suffered because of DOMA.
Lesbian divorces are not always equal to straight ones especially concerning the parental rights. A lesbian in Ohio lost the battle and was not considered as the second mother of the biological girl of her ex-partner and of course, as always, nobody thought about the child.
A principal in Florida outed two lesbian students to their parents after lecturing and threatening them because they were holding hands.
A new survey realized in Minnesota shows that most of the LGBT students have been bullied at school, this harassment was based on their sexual orientation.
Last year, a mother had filed a lawsuit against Kilgore Independent School District, Texas after 2 coaches of softball outed her daughter.
Howard County passed a law banning discrimination based on gender identity and expression in the areas of employment, housing, public accommodations, financing, health and social services.