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Idaho Governor and Attorney General say marriage is a state's-rights issue and that the state has been consistent in legalizing only hetrosexual marriage

The first-of-its-kind law in California will require big public utilities companies in the state to report how much work they do with LGBT business owners as they do with other specific groups

Transgender teen posted two heartbreaking notes on account before commiting suicide

Clerks in several counties have said that they would feel so uncomfortable performing gay weddings that they have decided to end all courthouse marriage ceremonies: ‘So that there wouldn’t be any discrimination’

Andi Woodhouse jumped to his death in mid-December but local media did not report the fact that he was a trans man

The Irish Taoisceach has vowed to campaign strongly for marriage equality – while some in his government now warn that complacency could result in a victory for the ‘no’ campaign

Carla Alcorn has given an interview in which she discusses her daughter’s suicide: ‘People need to know that I loved him. He was a good kid, a good boy’

'There should be no debate...on the question whether a clerk of court may follow the ruling, even for marriage-license applicants who are not parties to this case'

Trans author got book published, got engaged, was hired by Marie Claire and launched show So POPular

The Ohio trans teenager died on Sunday morning in a suspected suicide

US District Judge Daniel Crabtree has told opposing attorneys that he wants a schedule from them by the end of this month to hear their arguments

Circuit Judge Timothy Shea ruled Wednesday that Orange County won’t be breaking the law if it issues marriage licenses to same-sex couples when Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage is lifted 6 January

After 6 years in the Knesset, Meretz party MK Nitzan Horowitz has announced he does not intend to stand again – meaning there may no longer be an openly LGBTI person in the Israeli parliament once again

Newly released documents from the government of Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke reveal that it considered forcing gay men to be tested for HIV as it was feared the virus could have been running rampant in the community without anyone’s knowledge

He tweets: 'If Tyler Clemente's roommate could be prosecuted—and he was—then the parents of can & should be'

The gay couple involved are the first to be married by a British Embassy in the Caribbean

Wiltshire’s Reverend Carol Stone underwent gender reassignment surgery in 2000 and was welcomed back to the pulpit by her parishioners

The conservative group have targeted three elected state officials who have said that they will officiate at gay weddings: ‘They’re just saying “let’s ride this wave of inevitability.”’

Two couples celebrated the change in Scottish law by getting married just after the stroke of midnight on Hogmanay

Besides Carol Ann Duffy, the Queen has also honored several LGBT campaigners, and stars from the world of TV and film, including the former Dynasty actor, Joan Collins

A man leaped out of a car and called a gay couple ‘faggots’ for holding hands in the streets before punching one of the men and pushing him in front of oncoming cars but months later police are yet to find the suspect

California health authorities have warned that an unnamed gay adult film performer recently became infected with HIV after having sex with another male performer who thought he didn’t have the virus but later tested positive for it

Bishop of Antwerp Johan Bonny wants the Catholic Church to find ways to give formal recognition to the love and commitment that same-sex couples have for each other short of marriage and hopes the church will one day give them its blessing

Police still seeking two more suspects in shooting death of Aniya Parker

War hero blasts her co-author and publisher in scathing Facebook post

Following a law change that came into effect on 16 December, Scotland’s first same-sex weddings will take place on Hogmanay

The Ohio teenager was killed by a truck on Interstate 71. She left behind a note blaming her parents’ negative reaction to her wanting to transition, and an inability to see a positive future for herself, among other reasons

The plans, which never reached fruition, came about following meetings with anti-obscenity campaigner, Mary Whitehouse