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Conversion therapy now illegal in Nevada

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed SB201 into law, which now prohibits such practices on youth in the state.

Nevada has joined the ranks of seven other states which ban “conversion” therapies otherwise known as ex-gay ministries and restorative therapies. 

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed SB201 into law, which now prohibits such practices on youth in the state.

Chelsea Manning released from prison

Someone in Hillcrest draped a rainbow flag beneath the iconic district sign in support of Manning.

Chelsea Manning was released from Leavenworth prison in Kansas today, thus ending what was supposed to be a 35 year sentence after being convicted of espionage.   

Mormons to withdraw up to 180,000 teens from Boy Scouts

The church covers the cost of troops for congregations, or wards, and kids are highly encouraged to participate.

The Mormon church will withdraw older teenagers from the Boy Scouts of American starting next year, according to a report from the Associated Press.

The religious organization said in a statement on Thursday that the extractions from the program are because they are developing their own youth program.

Reporter arrested in West Virginia for 'doing his job'

Heyman says he was using his phone as a recorder, trying to document Price’s answer to his query, but according to reports, got his phone too close and was arrested for “willful disruption of government process.”

A Public News Service reporter was arrested in West Virginia on Tuesday, after he pursued answers to a question he poised to  Health and Services Secretary Tom Price. 

Two charged in Baltimore dating app robberies

Matthew Austin Bauer, 21, and Paul William James Keve, 18, of Dundalk in Balitmore were charged on May 5.

The Baltimore police department is requesting further assistance from victims who succumbed to robberies and assault after responding to suspects using dating apps as bait.

Matthew Austin Bauer, 21, and Paul William James Keve, 18, of Dundalk in Baltimore were charged on May 5, but other suspects are still at large in connection with the thefts.

Lambda Legal responds to discriminatory Texas foster care bill

House Bill 3859 (HB 3859) passed the Texas House of Representatives today. HB 3859 allows the state foster care system to invoke the religious beliefs of the state’s child placement agencies, including those funded by federal government, when placing children in foster or adoptive care.

Russian teen thrown from rooftop because 'the boy was gay'

Mass murder of homosexuals is an effort for the country to exterminate gay people entirely, survivor claims.

In a recent article for Russian magazine Snob, several gay survivors of torment and persecution from that country describe their ordeals. One tragic story parlays how a teenager was thrown by his uncle from a ninth-floor balcony to his death.

Couple can move forward with lawsuit against Kim Davis

Couple who was refused a marriage license two years ago can sue Davis for punitive damages court rues.

The two gentleman who approached the counter asking for, but were denied, a marriage license in Kentucky in 2015 are continuing their lawsuit against Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis.

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that their case which was dismissed last year can indeed continue against Davis.

Trump signs Religious Freedom executive order

President Trump promises to restore religious freedom with executive order he signed at the White House Rose Garden.

In what could be a major setback for the LGBT community, President Trump is at the White House this morning where the theme is spirituality on this 66th annual National Day of Prayer.

The president issued an executive order to make good on promises he made to conservatives on the campaign trail.