A federal appeals court declared that the DOMA unconstitutionally denies benefits to married gay couples, a ruling all but certain to wind up before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mariela Castro Espin told a standing-room-only crowd of the progress Cuba has made toward equal rights for its LGBT community.
Tyler Clementi, a freshman at Rutgers University, where I have taught for 41 years, committed suicide.
Orange County, Fla., home of Walt Disney World, became the second county in Central Florida to pass a domestic partnership ordinance.
Mariela Castro, staunch advocate and supporter of LGBT causes, daughter of Raul Castro and neice to Fidel Castro, is coming to the United States.
Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to endorse the right of gay and lesbian couples to marry.
This development comes after a recent example of such prejudice, in which a lesbian couple was kicked out of a restaurant.
Other areas in Florida with domestic partnership registries include Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, and the cities of Gainesville, Miami Beach and Key West.
New Jersey's Senate passed a bill approving the legalization of gay marriage by a vote of 24-16
A federal appeals court ruled Feb. 7 that California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.