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  • Recall Sought For Kansas Judge Who Allowed Marriage Licenses to Gay Couples - KCUR October 24, 2014
    KCURRecall Sought For Kansas Judge Who Allowed Marriage Licenses to Gay CouplesKCURThe Johnson County, Kan., judge who approved the issuing of marriage licenses for same-sex couples is now the subject of a recall. Bruce Baumgardner, a physiology professor at Johnson County Community College, on Friday announced that he is trying to ...It's time to start voting […]
  • Heterosexual couple files gay marriage lawsuit in Kansas - KSN-TV October 24, 2014
    KSN-TVHeterosexual couple files gay marriage lawsuit in KansasKSN-TVKANSAS CITY, Kansas – Claiming that their marriage is protected by the 5th Amendment, a Kansas couple is filing a lawsuit to keep gay marriage from coming to the Sunflower State. The lawsuit comes from Attorney Phillip Unruh and his wife Sandra. The ...Judge nixes opposite-sex couple's bid […]
  • ACLU: Kansas Court Hearing on Gay Marriage Is Off - ABC News October 23, 2014
    KWCHACLU: Kansas Court Hearing on Gay Marriage Is OffABC NewsAn American Civil Liberties Union attorney says a federal judge in Kansas has canceled a hearing scheduled Friday in the group's lawsuit challenging the state's ban on gay marriage. ACLU attorney Doug Bonney said U.S. District Court Judge Daniel ...Federal Judge Cancels Today's Hearing on Challenge to […]
  • Kansas Straight Couple Files Insane Brief Arguing Gay Marriage Would Steal ... - Towleroad October 23, 2014
    KWCHKansas Straight Couple Files Insane Brief Arguing Gay Marriage Would Steal ...TowleroadKansas In what might be the craziest argument made against gay marriage this month, concerned heterosexual Kansas couple Phillip and Sandra Unruh have filed a motion to intervene in the case challenging the state's gay marriage ban - insisting that ...Court sets hearing in Kansas […]
  • Kansas governor, challenger discuss gay marriage - SFGate October 21, 2014
    SFGateKansas governor, challenger discuss gay marriageSFGateThe issue came up during a televised debate at KWCH studios in Wichita in the wake of a U.S. Supreme Court decision earlier this month that cleared the way for gay marriages in several states. The American Civil Liberties Union is seeking a court order ...and more »

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  • Rudy Gay knocked out of game with Jaw injury - Sactown Royalty October 25, 2014
    Sactown RoyaltyRudy Gay knocked out of game with Jaw injurySactown RoyaltyGay took an elbow to the face from Lakers rookie Julius Randle during a fastbreak and had to leave the game, running immediately to the locker room. It's possible the elbow may have reaggravated an earlier jaw injury that Gay suffered this past summer ...Rudy Gay […]
  • Americas First Post-Gay Governor - Daily Beast October 24, 2014
    Daily BeastAmericas First Post-Gay GovernorDaily Beast2014 has been a big year for gay and lesbian civil rights. Same-sex marriage was enshrined into law in half a dozen states, and may be legalized in a half dozen more ... Yet in an era when gay people come out of the closet at younger and younger ages […]

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  • Ice Cream Social serves up sugary introductions: Pride Alliance and LGBTQIA Programs & Services hold 9th annual event to raise awareness for LGBT programs September 8, 2014
    Pride Alliance and LGBTQIA Programs & Services co-sponsored the 9th annual Welcome Week Ice Cream Social on Aug. 28 in the University Walkway. Kona Ice served tropical flavored shaved ice to interested students from a company truck parked in the walkway. Pride Alliance, the University’s LGBT student organization, hosts the Ice Cream Social with LGBTQIA […]
    Tory Foulk
  • From airlines to airwaves May 6, 2014
    Thomas Edmondson strolls into his classic truck club meetings in what many would designate a macho atmosphere. Most of the members know him, but at first glance the newly minted members see his salt-and-pepper colored hair, conservative glasses, and confident smile leading them to assume he’s just like them until he introduces his fiancé Lynn. […]
    Eppie O'Neal