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California: Santa Rosa shooting called possible anti-gay hate crime

Police Sgt. David Linscomb told the local media that it was too early in the investigation to label the incident an anti-gay hate crime, but he did acknowledge that witnesses spoke of the suspect’s derogatory comments against gays and lesbians.

San Diego begins marrying same-gender couples | VIDEO

Stephanie Torres (left) and Susan Hartman have the honor of being the first same-gender couple to marry in San Diego since the demise of California’s Proposition 8.

What the demise of Prop 8 and DOMA means to you

The marriage rulings will make federal protections available for up to 114,000 legally married same-sex couples nationwide and open marriage to California’s estimated 1.1 million LGBT adults

Film fest highlights Trans Pride Los Angeles weekend

Friday marks the beginning of Trans Pride L.A. 2013, presented by the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center and co-sponsored by Gender Justice LA, the Los Angeles Transgender Film Festival, and the Transgender Law Center.

Official: California man killed in gay hate crime

The man accused of brutally murdering a Glendale resident earlier this year did so because the victim was gay, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County district attorney's office says.