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Va. AG: School Boards Can Ban Discrimination Against GaysLocal school boards in Virginia have authority to include sexual orientation and gender identity in their anti-discrimination policies, according to the state's attorney general.
Va. Panel Votes to Protect Gays from Job DiscriminationA Virginia Senate committee voted Monday to prohibit discrimination in public employment on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Sexual Orientation Won't be Added to Hate Crimes in Va.A bill to add sexual orientation to the definition of hate crimes is dead in Virginia.
Almost Equal: U.S. Military Three Years After 'Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell'Three years after the U.S. military did away with its “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy and began allowing gay and lesbian military people to serve openly, WNEW looks into how well that integration is going.
Obama To Sign Executive Order Extending Federal LGBT ProtectionsPresident Barack Obama plans to sign an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating against employees on the basis of their sexual orientation, a White House official said Monday.
Report: $350M 'Funding Opportunity' To Provide 'Family Planning Services' To Immigrant ChildrenA $350 million “funding opportunity” from the Department of Health and Human Services to provide shelter for underage illegal aliens indicates that recipients must provide the children with “family planning services” and added “sensitity” to sexual orientation issues.”
Looking At The NFL's Anti-Discrimination PolicyNFL commissioner Roger Goodell: 'Discrimination and harassment based on sexual orientation is not consistent with our values and is unacceptable in the NFL.'
Study: 15 Percent Of People Do Not Consider Bisexuality A Real Sexual OrientationAccording to a new study, 15 percent of people say bisexuality is not a real sexual orientation.
Influential Pediatricians Group Backs Gay Marriage The nation's most influential pediatrician's group has endorsed gay marriage, saying a stable relationship between parents regardless of sexual orientation contributes to a child's health and well-being.
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