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North Carolina Lawmaker Defends Law, Acknowledges Fallout

By Jonathan Drew | Apr 29
A leading North Carolina lawmaker has told business leaders he respects their right to speak out against a law limiting protections for LGBT people - but he's not changing his mind.

Social Media Flips Out Over 'No Fats, No Fems' Shirt

Apr 29
Social media users are taking aim at online retailer Marek + Richard for its new tank top shirt that reads "No Fats, No Fems."

Nick Jonas: I'm Am Not a 'Gay Cock Tease'

Apr 29
Pop star Nick Jonas, who has been criticized of "gay-baiting," recently spoke with Queerty ahead of his upcoming new album "Last Year Was Complicated."

Hate Group Claims God is Using Target as a 'Wake Up' Call

Apr 29
Over 900,000 anti-gay signatures aren't enough. Officials at the hate group American Family Association want the pulpit too. They're claiming that the outpouring of anti-LGBT support is a wake-up call from an angry God.

Death Raises Questions: Did Prince Die of An Overdose?

By Carla K. Johnson | Apr 29
Prince's final days and unexpected death at age 57 raise questions among experts familiar with prescription painkiller overdoses. It's possible the musician's demise represents one of the most public tragedies in an overdose crisis now gripping America.

CIAA Will Stay in North Carolina Despite State's LGBT Law

Apr 29
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it won't move its headquarters, its basketball tournament or other conference championships from North Carolina, despite the state's controversial new LGBT law.

Watch: 'Liberal Redneck' Blasts Anti-Gay Hate Group's Boycott of Target

Apr 29
Trae Crowder, who bills himself as "The Liberal Redneck," unleashed his comic wrath on anti-trans bigots who signed the hate group American Family Association's boycott of retail giant Target over its recently adopted inclusive restroom policy.

Oklahoma Legislators Seek Change in Sodomy Law After Ruling

Apr 28
Outraged Oklahoma lawmakers say they'll move quickly to change a loophole in the state's forcible sodomy law after the state's highest criminal court found it doesn't apply to cases where the victim is unconscious or intoxicated.

High School Blocks Lesbian Couple From Prom Queens, Blames 'Gender Discrimination'

Apr 28
A principal for a high school in Redding, Calif. is prohibiting a lesbian couple from being nominated as prom queens, saying it would be gender discrimination.

Sweet Cakes Owners Appeal Gay Wedding Cake Fine

Apr 28
Oregon bakery owners who denied service to a same-sex couple are arguing that a state ruling ordering them to pay $135,000 in damages violates state and federal laws.

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