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  • Supreme Court rejects South Carolina stay on gay marriage - Washington Times November 20, 2014
    Washington TimesSupreme Court rejects South Carolina stay on gay marriageWashington TimesIn Kansas, the Supreme Court also recently declined to keep a stay on a decision that legalizing gay marriage in a few counties in Kansas. Gay marriages are commencing in those Kansas counties, but state Attorney General Derek Schmidt is continuing to ...US Supreme Court refuses […]
  • Kansas agencies not recognizing gay marriages yet - Lawrence Journal World November 20, 2014
    KCURKansas agencies not recognizing gay marriages yetLawrence Journal WorldSam Brownback's administration will not make any policy changes to recognize same-sex couples while it defends the Kansas gay marriage ban against a federal lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union, spokeswoman Eileen Hawley said.Kansas won't issue new driver's licenses to married gay couplesKCTV Kansas CityKansas […]
  • Kansas City Royals Marketing Executive Matt Schulte Comes Out as Gay - VIDEO - Towleroad November 20, 2014
    Kansas City Royals Marketing Executive Matt Schulte Comes Out as Gay - VIDEOTowleroadMatt Schulte, marketing coordinator for Major League Baseball team Kansas City Royals, has come out in an interview with Outsports. As the Royals made their unexpected run through the playoffs this year, Schulte began exploring the idea of coming out.and more »
  • Kansas Supreme Court Allows More Gay Marriages - ABC News November 19, 2014
    ABC NewsKansas Supreme Court Allows More Gay MarriagesABC NewsThe Kansas Supreme Court cleared the way Tuesday for additional gay marriages in the state's most populous county while declaring that it would defer to the federal courts on whether Kansas' ban on same-sex marriages is constitutional. The Kansas court ...Gay couples wed in Kansas, but not […]
  • Kansas Supreme Court clears way for more gay marriages - KSN-TV November 18, 2014
    KSN-TVKansas Supreme Court clears way for more gay marriagesKSN-TVTOPEKA, Kansas (AP) — The Kansas Supreme Court cleared the way Tuesday for additional gay marriages in the state's most populous county while declaring that it would defer to the federal courts on whether Kansas' ban on same-sex marriages is ...

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  • Phelps' alleged girlfriend goes public: What does it mean to be intersex? - Atlanta Journal Constitution November 21, 2014
    Atlanta Journal ConstitutionPhelps' alleged girlfriend goes public: What does it mean to be intersex?Atlanta Journal Constitution"Intersex" should not be confused with people who identify as transgender, which GLAAD defines as "an umbrella term for people whose gender identity and/or gender expression differs from what is typically associated with the sex they were assigned at ...Taylor […]
  • Ty Herndon: Country Star Comes Out As Gay - Hollywood Life November 21, 2014
    Fox NewsTy Herndon: Country Star Comes Out As GayHollywood LifeTy Herndon publicly came out as gay in a new interview on Nov. 20, nearly two decades after he found fame with the No. 1 single 'What Mattered Most.' The 52-year-old country singer said he's in 'an awesome relationship' and finally feels 'free.' We ...Country Singer […]

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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