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Ruling comes after county offices close for the week - flood of marriage applicants expected Monday

Lambda Legal launches petition drive in support of woman who wants wife recorded on her death certificate

20% of US LGBT workers say they have looked for another job because the work envionment was too homophobic

Actor Pilou Asbæk, best known for his role on Danish drama Borgen, said he wanted to show in some way he was opposed to homophobia in European countries

City officials allow gay rights activist to hold a protest in what is believed to be the first time since the federal anti-gay laws took effect last summer

Rates of syphilis in the US have more than doubled since the year 2000 and most new cases are among men who have sex with men, according to new data from the CDC

LGBTI campaigners were 'gobsmacked' when they learned council bosses considered being trans to be similar to dementia, severe alcoholism and schizophrenia

A woman who called an openly gay Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer a ‘faggot’ over 60 times has been jailed for 60 days after she threatened to beat him up

Indiana’s Attorney General is continuing to appeal the legal recognition of a lesbian couple’s marriage that a judge ordered so a dying woman can have her wife recorded on her death certificate

Former US senator grilled over anti-gay marriage views on conservative Fox News Channel

Sir Elton John and David Furnish could be the first gay couple to recieve a shield representing their relationship and family dynasty

Humiliating scenes for the homophobic leader as he attempts to give a speech to the sounds of chanting against his anti-gay law

Days before the island nation's first ever Gay Pride, lawmakers want to bring in a law that could see 'homophobic behavior' heavily punished

While people may think of gay and straight men to be equally competent, gay men are still viewed as being more 'feminine'

Game company is being accused of homophobia after it was revealed a new life simulation game would not include same-sex relationships or gay marriage

Steve Wiles, the conservative Christian former drag queen who was hoping to become a Republican state senate candidate in North Carolina, has lost in a primary election

Taiwan’s new Lobby Alliance for LGBT Human Rights will educate voters on where lawmakers and candidates stand on gay marriage in the hope the country can be the first to legalize same-sex marriage in Asia

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore wants same-sex marriage banned in the US Constitution to reflect the views of Christians

A campaign using transgender women to remind motorists to use seat belts has become an online hit in India with nearly 2 million people viewing the video online

The case is an appeal of an 2012 Alabama Court of Civil Appeals' ruling

Woman whose affair with Bill Clinton led to impeachment was suicidal after scandal and her mother feared she would be 'literally humiliated to death'

College star poised to make history as pro football league's first openly gay player

Openly gay singer holds slight lead in Democratic primary in North Carolina

Yoweri Museveni, in a London business forum to attract investment from the West, has previously rejected the 'Western' value of homosexuality

Inspirational teen gives an incredible speech about going from poverty to president of the student body

Yoweri Museveni is in the UK in order to prove the anti-gay law is not affecting business investment in Uganda

25-year-old Dino Dizdarević was discovered strangled in a car lot in Chester, Pennsylvania last Thursday and police are concerned that he may have met his killer through a hook up app

Mike Baird, the new Liberal premier of the Australian state of New South Wales, has reiterated his predecessor’s pledge to allow a conscience vote on same-sex marriage for his MPs if the issue comes before the parliament

Co-founder of the Campaign Against Moral Persecution, founder of the NSW Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby and first president of the AIDS Council of NSW, Lex Watson passed away yesterday evening but will be remembered for his decades of activism in support of his community