In Atlanta, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that federal laws on discrimination cannot give protection based on sexual orientation. It considers that Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act doesn't apply to LGBT people.
The Republican Party took new anti-LGBT positions during its convention in Texas.
The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles approved a woman's request for a lesbian license plate in honor of her wife.
Move.org, a resource for all things moving, revealed the ranking of the 50 US states from best to worst for LGBT families.
Jackson Hole City Council in Wyoming has unanimously passed a non-discrimination ordinance.