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Alabama Justice Roy Moore Defends Himself Against Same-Sex Marriage Ethics Violation Charges

NATIONAL | By John Riley | Sep 29
Alabama Chief Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore has denied that he encouraged probate judges to defy the U.S. Supreme Court's decision that legalized marriage equality nationwide.

Anti-Gay Judge Ascends to Arkansas State Supreme Court Thanks to Outside Spending

NATIONAL | By Andrew DeMillo | Mar 2
Conservative groups shattered Arkansas spending records to defeat a leading - and conservative - judge as part of a bid to reshape the nation's state courts.

Scalia's Death Hits Supreme Court at Pivotal Time

The death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia drops the court down to eight members as several controversial cases come up on the docket.

Zimbabwe Man Scot-Free After Stabbing Alleged Gay Man

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
22-year-old Bongani Phiri was acquitted by a Bulawayo court this week over the stabbing of his acquaintance on Oct. 26, 2013, by claiming that the man was "behaving like a gay."

Arkansas Judge Apologizes for Racist, Homophobic Posts

NATIONAL | By Jill Bleed | Mar 8
Responding to a story about a woman who was arrested for allegedly having sex with a dog, "geauxjudge" wrote that it was "just a small step" from having "TGGLBS" sex, an apparent reference to transgender, gay, lesbian or bisexual sex.

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