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  • Texas attorney general faces ethics probe over gay marriage - Kansas City Star February 10, 2016
    Texas attorney general faces ethics probe over gay marriageKansas City StarAlready indicted on felony securities fraud charges, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will face an ethics investigation for advising local officials they could refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses on religious grounds. The U.S. Supreme Court ...and more »
  • Portugal lawmakers overturn veto on gay rights, abortion law - Kansas City Star February 10, 2016
    Portugal lawmakers overturn veto on gay rights, abortion lawKansas City StarSame-sex couples will soon be able to adopt children in Portugal after lawmakers voted to overturn a presidential veto, with parliament also removing some abortion restrictions Wednesday. Left-of-center parties in the Portuguese parliament used their ...and more »
  • Kim Davis obeying orders in gay marriage case, judges rules - Kansas City Star February 9, 2016
    Kim Davis obeying orders in gay marriage case, judges rulesKansas City StarKentucky clerk Kim Davis has obeyed orders to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples in the months since she spent five nights in jail for refusing to do so, a federal judge ruled Tuesday. United States District Judge David Bunning denied the ...and more »
  • Kansas City Goes Beyond The Block - Vital VOICE February 9, 2016
    Vital VOICEKansas City Goes Beyond The BlockVital VOICEThe dynamic of every city's LGBT landscape is dependent upon several factors, among those being the number of gay establishments in the area, their relative proximity to each other or the city's attitude toward the LGBT community as a whole. In the ...and more »
  • Woman gets jail for group attack on gay Philadelphia couple - Kansas City Star February 9, 2016
    Woman gets jail for group attack on gay Philadelphia coupleKansas City StarA suburban police chief's daughter began serving five to 10 months in jail on Monday for a group attack on a gay couple that prompted Philadelphia to add sexual orientation to its hate crime laws. Common Pleas Judge Roxanne Covington questioned how ...and more »

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