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Puerto Rico To Become Center of HIV Vaccine Research

By EDGE | Sep 16
Governor Alejandro GarcĂ­a Padilla of Puerto Rico announced that the island will become a center for research and development for the generation of a prophylactic vaccine to fight HIV/AIDS.

Puerto Rican Lawyer Wants Same-Sex Marriages Recognized

By Danica Coto | Mar 26
A Puerto Rico attorney who married her longtime partner on the U.S. mainland has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to have their marriage recognized in her home territory.

In Florida, Puerto Ricans Want Equality Back Home

By Laura Wides-Munoz | Dec 2
Should Puerto Rico become the 51st state?

Puerto Rico to Debate New Gay Rights, Gender Bills

By Danica Coto | Aug 14
Religious groups in Puerto Rico are protesting proposed laws that would allow gay and lesbian couples to adopt and would establish a public school curriculum examining gender issues including sexual orientation.

Puerto Rico Governor Signs Bills For Gay Rights

May 29
Puerto Rico’s governor has signed a bill that prohibits employment discrimination based on gender or sexual orientation.

Puerto Rico Approves Anti-Discrimination Bill

By Danica Coto | May 24
Legislators in Puerto Rico on Friday approved a heavily debated bill that outlaws employment discrimination based on gender or sexual orientation.

Arrest for anti-gay Twitter threat in Puerto Rico

May 20
An FBI spokesman says a man has been arrested in Puerto Rico for making a threat on Twitter to a well-known gay rights activist.

Spicing Up Summer at the San Juan Marriott

By Dan Allen | Apr 24
An iconic of San Juan’s Condado district, the San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino offers the perfect combination of rest, relaxation and Puerto Rican spirit.

The Many Flavors of Puerto Rico

By Matthew Wexler | Apr 23
Discover San Juan’s colorful past, one fried bite at a time.

Puerto Rico Gov’t Signals Support For Gay Adoption

Mar 20
Puerto Rico’s government is supporting an effort to overturn a ban on gay adoption in the U.S. island territory.

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