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Gay Slur Spray-Painted On Garage Door In Claremont

A gay slur was spray-painted on a garage door in Claremont and police are investigating the incident as a hate crime.

08/29/2012

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Calif. Bill Would Ban Gay Teen ‘Conversion’ Therapy

State lawmakers have approved a bill that would establish a first-of-its-kind ban on a controversial form of psychotherapy aimed at making gay teenagers straight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2012

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

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Lesbian Couple From Irvine Files Federal Lawsuit To Stop Deportation Of Same-Sex Spouses

A lesbian couple filed a federal lawsuit in California on Thursday seeking to solve their immigration woes and put a stop to the deportation of same-sex spouses.

07/12/2012

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$25K Reward Established In Echo Park Hate Crime

A $25,000 reward was established Wednesday in an effort to help solve a brutal hate crime in Echo Park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2012

Larry Brinkin, seen here on this video posted to YouTube in February of 2011 by user "hatecenter".

LAPD Trace Leads To Arrest Of Gay Rights Activist On Child Porn Charges

(WARNING: Please be advised this article contains extremely disturbing content.) LOS ANGELES (CBS) — A tip from Los Angeles Police Department investigators has lead to the arrest of a gay rights icon in San Francisco […]

06/26/2012

Nathan Tyler Davis will be laid to rest Friday. (credit: The Davis Family)

Westboro Baptist Church Members Told They’re Not Welcome At Local Soldier’s Funeral

The community of Yucaipa is rallying around a soldier’s family.

06/21/2012

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Obama Wins Over LGBT Supporters At SoCal Fundraiser

President Barack Obama basked in the support of his gay and lesbian backers Wednesday night, revving up an enthusiastic crowd with a pledge to not tolerate any attempts to roll back rights that gay Americans have gained under his administration.

06/06/2012

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City Of Los Angeles ‘Lights’ Up For LGBT Heritage Month

City Hall will be dappled in lavender-colored lights starting Wednesday night in honor of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Heritage Month in the city.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2012

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Pacquiao Apologizes For Offending Gay Community After Getting Banned From The Grove

Devout Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao may live and train here in L.A., but he is no longer welcome at one of the city’s most popular shopping and entertainment centers.

05/16/2012

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Incoming UC Students May Be Asked To Declare Their Sexual Orientation

Incoming UC Freshman and transfer students may soon be asked to declare their sexual orientation. Supporters say the declaration will help campuses better plan for the needs of LGBT students

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/09/2012

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Lesbian Army Vet Sues Feds After Wife Denied Military Benefits

A U.S. Army veteran has filed a lawsuit against the federal government after her wife was denied military benefits.

CBS Los Angeles–02/01/2012

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Pepperdine University Blocks Formation Of Gay And Lesbian Campus Support Group

Pepperdine University has blocked formation of an official gay and lesbian support group on its Malibu campus.

01/24/2012

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LGBT Activists Urge Christmas Shoppers To Boycott Salvation Army Donations

The Salvation Army bell-ringers and their red kettles are a familiar sight this time of year, but one group is calling for a boycott of the charity this Christmas season.

12/05/2011

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LA Schools To Teach LGBT Curriculum In Anti-Bullying Effort

LAUSD students may soon be taught “age-appropriate” curriculum promoting positive images of homosexuals and their contributions to society.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/14/2011

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