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‘Juno’ Actress Ellen Page Comes Out As Gay: ‘I’m Tired Of Lying By Omission’

Ellen Page, who won the hearts of moviegoers as the pregnant teenager in the 2007 film “Juno,” has come out as gay.

02/15/2014

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Hesperia School Accused Of Discriminating Against Gay, Lesbian Students

Teachers and administrators at a high school in Hesperia have been accused of bullying and discriminating against gay and lesbian students.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/18/2013

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‘Million Moms’ Take Aim At ‘Anti-Family’ Show From Jennifer Lopez

A conservative watchdog group is calling for network executives to drop plans for a new series from executive producer Jennifer Lopez about a multi-ethnic family headed by a lesbian couple.

10/09/2012

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Lawsuit Filed Over Gay Teen Therapy Law

A Christian legal group has filed a lawsuit to overturn a first-of-its-kind California law that prohibits licensed mental health professionals from practicing therapies aimed at making gay and lesbian teenagers straight.

CBS Los Angeles–10/02/2012

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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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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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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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

Rebeca Arellano (L) nd her girlfriend Haileigh Adams at Patrick Henry High School in San Diego (courtesy Facebook.com)

Official: ‘Adult Bullies’ Behind Opposition To Lesbian Homecoming King, Queen

A Southland high school was bombarded with what one official called “hate” calls and emails after a teenage lesbian couple was selected as homecoming king and queen.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/02/2011

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‘L Word’ Star Removed From Southwest Flight For ‘Excessive’ Kissing

A lesbian actress who starred in the Showtime cable show “The L Word” says she was escorted off a Southwest Airlines flight for kissing a woman, while the airline says it was excessive and drew customer complaints.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/27/2011

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Landmark Gay History Bill Goes To Gov. Brown For Signature

California lawmakers have sent the governor a bill that would make the state the first requiring public schools to include the contributions of gays and lesbians in their social studies curriculum.

07/05/2011

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa attends the LA Pride Festival Parade on June 14, 2009 in West Hollywood, California. (credit: Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

Over 400K To Attend Sunday’s LA Pride Parade

More than 400,000 people are expected to line Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood Sunday for the 41st annual L.A. Pride parade, celebrating the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities, according to organizers.

06/11/2011

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LA To Launch First LGBT Heritage Month Friday

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is kicking off what will likely be Los Angeles’ first annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Heritage Month.

06/03/2011

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Mayor Villaraigosa To Host 1st Heritage Month Honoring Gay Community

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will kick off the city’s first annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Heritage Month at City Hall Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/02/2011

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