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SDGLN Weekly Wrap: March 4 - 10, 2017

NEWS

The U.S. Supreme Court decided earlier this week that it would not rule on the Gavin Grimm transgender rights case, but will transfer the decision bacck to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit. 

Last weekend, San Diegans rallied: Both pro and anti-Trump rallies popped up.

A video captured the horrific murder of a Brazilian trans woman.

A protest march will replace L.A. Pride Parade this year.

In local news: Hillcrest, North Park intersections will get upgrades for pedestrian safety; naked homeless man found bathing in Bankers Hill complex private jacuzzi; and a missing tourist's body washed up on Mission Bay.

Other news: Could gay man become Trump's NATO ambassador?; a principal forces students to out themselves in public; a Russian mayor says his town is a 'gay-free zone;' 156 civil and human rights groups call for stronger response to hate incidents; and Dr. Joseph Nicolosi, reparative therapy pioneer, dies at 70;

CAUSES

San Diego Pride to host LGBTQ youth art show this Saturday.

ENTERTAINMENT

Kathy Griffin talks to SDGLN about her LGBT award, the community, and Gwyneth Paltrow.

Jim Winsor's Out & About: New monthly Cabaret Brunch launches at Gossip Grill this Sunday.

Marston Point in Balboa Park, a part of San Diego's gay history.

Coming soon to Hillcrest: taco shop, speakeasy combo.

Other entertainment news: Meet the cast of Logo's 'Fire Island;' Adult star Matthew Rush on battery charge: He 'ran into my forearm;' 'Kong: Skull Island' will knock your socks off; and Idol singer says she ws

This week, SDGLN Theater Critic Jean Lowerison reviews: "Sex With Strangers;" "The Blameless;" "Next Fall;" and "Kinky Boots."

HEALTH, WELLNESS, & SPORTS

Boxer David Allen is hiding something huge.

UPCOMING FEATURED EVENTS

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? See our list of featured events below, and click HERE for a complete list of events.

Top of the Bay with DJ Rick Betta

Deep Fridays at Brick Bar

Divas at Rich's

Saturday Brunch at Uptown Tavern

Best Coast Beer Fest at the Embarcadero Marina Park South

Svedka Blue Raspberry Launch Party at Martinis Above Fourth

Cabaret Brunch at Gossip Grill

F-Monday, It's Sunday Funday! at Uptown Tavern

David Geist in "Send in the Sounds" at Martinis Above Fourth

FilmOut San Diego presents "Making Love" at the Landmark Hillcrest Cinemas

Lip Sync War Wednesdays at Uptown Tavern

SDLP 2017 Leather Pride Flag Raising

Leather Fetish Ball 2017 at World Beat Center

SDLP Leather and Bootblack Contests at the World Beat Center

Baby's Birthday Bash at Babycakes

Overdrive: DJs GSP, Taj, & Max Bruce at Spin