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Lawyers File Injunction in Case Challenging Mississippi Adoption Ban

FAMILY | By John Riley | Sep 6
Lawyers in Mississippi filed a preliminary injunction to allow their clients to adopt the children they are currently raising with their legally married spouses.

Marriage Equality In Canada: 10 Years Later

FAMILY | By Daniela Costa | Aug 1
Canada beat the U.S. to marriage equality by a decade. While anti-gay voices here decry legal family parity, EDGE print partner SFGN investigates: Has Canada been destroyed yet?

Jimmy Carter: Jesus Would Approve of Marriage Equality

FAMILY | By John Riley | Jul 11
The former president, known for his devout faith, told Marc Lamont Hill of The Huffington Post's "HuffPost Live" that he believes Jesus would have approved of same-sex marriage.

Marriage Triumph Adds Spark to SF Pride

NATIONAL | By Cynthia Laird | Jul 5
he crowd was larger than any in recent memory and the mood was exuberant as people celebrated the 45th annual San Francisco Pride parade last weekend.

Chris Christie Vetoes Pro-LGBT Gestational Carrier Bill

POLITICS | By John Riley | Jul 4
Transgender advocates in New Jersey may be biting their nails after Gov. Chris Christie (R) issued a veto of a pro-LGBT surrogacy bill on Monday, June 30th.

May is National Foster Care Month

CULTURE | By Suan Stapatyanon, Ph.D. | May 9
Each parent has a different story about their journey that led them to becoming foster parents. Every parent who has fostered a child shares a similar feeling of love and pride in the family they have created.

Marriage Advocates Optimistic of Supreme Court Win

FAMILY | By Lisa Keen | May 2
Same-sex marriage legal advocates who were at Tuesday's oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court expressed optimism that Justice Anthony Kennedy will once again come through with the majority vote.

Worker Sues US for Same-Sex Benefits Back Pay

FAMILY | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 18
A longtime federal employee is accusing the government of not paying her back for health care costs because she's married to a woman, despite a 2013 U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

Why Doesn't Rand Paul Want to Talk About LGBT Equality?

POLITICS | By Justin Snow | Apr 11
As Rand Paul jumped into the race for president during a Tuesday rally in Louisville, Kentucky, the senator articulated a vision of a big tent Republican Party, while making clear he has no desire to talk about LGBT rights.

Archbishop Set to Attend 'March for Marriage' in DC

NATIONAL | By Chris Hunqueriza | Apr 11
San Francisco's anti-gay Catholic archbishop is again participating in an anti-same-sex marriage rally in Washington, D.C. just days before the U.S. Supreme Court is to hear oral arguments on the matter.

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