Topics :: Arizona

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Teacher Fired for Defending 9-Year-Old Against Racist Bullies

By EDGE | Oct 2
An Arizona elementary school teacher with 24 years on the job was fired for defending an African American 9-year-old student who was being bullied by a group of students that used the n-word during their taunts.

Ariz. Man: Late Husband 'Would Have Loved to Have Been Here' for Legal Victory

By Jacques Billeaud | Sep 13
"George would have loved to have been here today," the late man's husband said, following an Arizona court victory for marriage equality.

Arizona Man Wins Fight for Death Benefits

By Jacques Billeaud | Sep 12
A judge has handed a victory to a gay man who lost his spouse to cancer last month and was denied death benefits because Arizona does not recognize same-sex marriage.

Arizona Man Seeks Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage

By Jacques Billeaud | Sep 12
A judge will hear arguments Friday over whether a same-sex marriage that took place in July is valid in Arizona.

Arizona Gay Couple Want Judge to OK Marriage

Aug 16
A gay couple from southern Arizona wants a federal judge to immediately order the state to recognize their marriage because one of the men is terminally ill.

C.L.I.T.T. Goes Viral, Local Residents Confused

By Bobby McGuire | Jul 31
An internet hoax that reports on a Tuscon, Arizona mass transit project with the racy and unfortunate (for some) acronym C.L.I.T.T. caught the eye of social media maven George Takei, and has local area officials up in arms.

No Trial Planned in Arizona Same-Sex Marriage Case

Jul 8
Lawyers for Arizona and a group of gay and lesbian couples who sued over the state’s ban on same-sex marriage want a judge to decide the case without a trial.

Arizona Legislators Killed Several Controversial Bills

Apr 28
The Arizona Legislature killed several controversial bills before adjourning last week.

Phoenix’s High Five

By EDGE | Apr 28
Don’t let your opinion of Arizona be swayed by SB 1026. On the ground you’ll find plenty of progressive legislators, community leaders and creative entrepreneurs who also happen to be members or allies of the LGBT community.

Gay Days Arizona :: ’We’ll Have A Gay Old Time!’

By Joel Martens | Apr 27
The Gay Days brand started over 25 years ago at Disney World Orlando and has grown to host more than 160,000 each year. The moniker’s newest incarnation is Gay Days Arizona.

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