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Catholic priest Dr Fr Stephen Geofroy has called for the equal rights of LGBTs to be enshrined in the constitution of Trinidad and Tobago in a surprising speech to a government consultation

Idaho’s state Supreme Court ruled that gays and lesbians have the right to adopt their spouses’ children in a unanimous verdict on Monday – saying that the state had been misapplying its own law

The Mormon Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints have filed a ‘friend of the court’ brief in the Utah state government’s appeal of a court decision that overturned its ban on same-sex marriage

Terrell Thomas also concerned about players being able to freely walk around locker room naked

Suit claims couples are instructed by state to lie on their federal tax returns by stating they are single

Federal judge rules that state's ban treats gays and lesbians differently in a 'way that demeans them'

'I don’t want my grandkids raised in that kind of environment. I’m old school. I’m a man-and-a-woman type of guy.”

Following out Olympian Tom Daley's revelation that he will be face of a UK campaign, global sports brand says banning 'gay' on trainers is to protect it from being abused

Avery Edison travelled to Toronto to visit her girlfriend, and after airport staff discovered a visa infraction, she was detained

Austria’s Daniela Iraschko-Stolz says she hopes to create positive conversation surrounding the outrage over the Russia Winter Olympics

Gay rights groups are accusing train staff of having 1980s attitudes to AIDS and called on NSW Trainlink to make an apology to the LGBTI community

Kansas state Republicans are moving to pass a law allowing any business or government employee to legally discriminate against same-sex couples so long as it's for religious reasons

International human rights group Human Rights Watch has called on the Malaysian Government to stop trying to have Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim prosecuted over claims he has had sex with men and to end its colonial era ban on gay sex

Donté Stallworth: 'If any NFL team can’t “handle the media coverage" of drafting Sam, then your team is already a loser on the field'

Nigerian LGBTI activists are calling on people around the world to hold protests against homophobic legislation

In revenge for CNN describing a Belarus statue as 'ugly', a state television broadcaster has taken his revenge at the Iwo Jima memorial

McHenry Venaani of the DTA opposition party says homosexuality has always existed and is not ‘un-African’

King's Parade in Cambridge came alive with music, dancing, and rainbow flags in a demonstration provoked by the oppression of LGBTI people in Russia.

UK's National Crime Agency has told gay men to err on the side of caution when they are considering receiving pictures or having sex with someone they have met on Grindr or other hookup apps

A Turkish court has found a father and two uncles guilty over the manslaughter of a 17-year-old teen

Kenyan LGBTIs have held a protest action in solidarity with their Ugandan brothers and sisters – calling on Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to dissuade Uganda from passing a law which could see people jailed for life for being gay

Russian President Vladimir Putin has personally congratulated bisexual Dutch speed skater Ireen Wust with a ‘cuddle’ during a party that was held to celebrate her gold medal win

Nevada looks set to join the 17 US states that allow same-sex couples to marry after the state government announced it would no longer seek to defend its ban from legal challenge

Bill seeks to amend the state constitution to define marriage as being between one man and one woman

Gay athletes and straight allies such as Jason Collins, Chris Kluwe, and Dave Kopay met with University of Missouri star

US First Lady calls Sam 'an inspiration to all of us' in Twitter message and adds: 'We couldn't be prouder of your courage both on and off the field'

President Yoweri Museveni has reportedly days before he decides to assent or send the Anti-Homosexuality Bill back to parliament

Police are appealing to witnesses regarding an incident at a gay bar in Exeter.

New research in association with 02 and Childline reveals worrying statistics about the online activity of LGB youth