February 11, 2015

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NJ Judge Spanks 'Ex-Gays' for Mental Disorder Claim

Filed by John M. Becker | February 11, 2015 | 3:30 PM | comments

For the first time, a U.S. court has ruled that it is fraudulent for conversion therapists to falsely claim that homosexuality is a mental disorder.Read More


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Italy's Top Court Rejects Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | February 11, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Supreme Court of Cassation - Italy's highest court of appeals - rejected same-sex marriage on Monday.Read More


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Vermont Bishop Affirms Trans People, But Not LGBs

Filed by John M. Becker | February 11, 2015 | 1:00 PM | comments

Christopher Coyne, the new Catholic bishop in Vermont, says he "[sees] no reason why transgender people would not be welcome in church." But his welcome for LGB Catholics was much more conditional.Read More


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Obama Senses a Supreme Court Shift on Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | February 11, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

"It's time to recognize that under the equal protection clause of the United States [Constitution], same-sex couples should have the same rights as anybody else."Read More