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Cis-woman changes Walgreens' restroom policy after they make her use men's room

Jessie Meehan helped change a big company's policy on public restroom rules.

A cis-woman who just wanted to use the bathroom at her local big-chain pharmacy may have changed their entire policy on restroom usage.

Jessie Meehan was checking out at her Walgreens on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles during L.A. Pride in 2017. She asked if she could use their restroom, they said yes but since she looked masculine was instructed to use the men’s room.

Some GOPs won't support Trump-backer Sabato Jr. because of "porn" past

Trump supporter Sabato Jr. can't get endorsed by some CA GOP.

One-time heartthrob Antonio Sabato Jr. has put his hat in the race in the run for Congress to represent part of Southern California. The 45-year-old conservative was an early supporter of Donald Trump and will run as Republican, but some in the GOP are calling for his disqualification due to some roles he’s played in the past.

OC teen's murder may have resulted from a gay kiss

20-year-old is suspected of stabbing to death another man who he claims tried to kiss him.

Blaze Bernstein, an Orange County Calif., native and University of Pennsylvania pre-med student, was found dead this month while visiting his parents over the winter break.

The 19-year-old was reported missing after he failed to show up for a dental appointment on January 3. His body was found in a shallow grave in Borrego Park close to his parent’s home.

Pastor blames CA wildfires on gay people in textbooks

Pastor blames gay people for devastating CA wildfires in 2017.

A pastor in Colorado made assertions this week that the wildfires that swept through California last year were the wrath of God brought down because of gay people.

SF Mayor Ed Lee dies suddenly at 65

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (1952-2017)

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee died from a heart attack early Tuesday morning, he was 65.

Lee, the city’s first Asian American mayor has been in office since 2011 after Gavin Newsom stepped down to become Lieutenant Governor of California. After that Lee went on to win the election in November of that same year.

Palm Springs swears in its all-LGBT City Council

The first trans person to be elected to a non-judicial office in California was sworn in as was bisexual lawyer Christy Holstege.

Palm Springs has made history this week as the first all-LGBT city council was sworn in on Wednesday. City Hall was filled to capacity with people who came out  in support of the new members.

Lisa Middleton, the first trans person to be elected to a non-judicial office in California was sworn in as was bisexual lawyer Christy Holstege.