Listen: Indiana restaurant owner pledges to refuse service to gays 30
1:46 PM — A restaurant owner in Indiana has said he plans to use the state's new anti-gay law to refuse service to gay people.
27th March 2015
San Francisco mayor bans trips to Indiana over anti-gay law 5
6:50 PM — The Mayor of San Francisco has banned all city-funded trips to the state of Indiana, after it enacted an anti-gay law.
21st March 2015
This Republican wants to ban all toilets that aren’t male or female 61
4:51 PM — A Republican legislator in the state of Missouri is attempting to put an outright ban on toilets that aren't male or female.
20th March 2015
Barney Frank: Anti-gay lawmakers in the closet have ‘no right to privacy’ 15
7:34 PM — The first openly gay congressman in US history has lambasted homophobic lawmakers who remain in the closet - and said they should be "exposed".
13th March 2015
European court: Turkey can’t force trans people to be sterilised 7
1:49 PM — Europe's top human rights court has ruled against the Turkish government - finding that it cannot make sterilisation a requirement for gender reassignment.
9th March 2015
Trans woman takes selfies in men’s toilets to protest bathroom ban law 10
8:28 PM — A trans woman has started posting pictures of herself in men's bathrooms - to highlight a law that bans her from using the women's.
7th March 2015
Politician’s gay son speaks out against his dad’s anti-gay bill 20
12:48 PM — A Texas Republican's own son has spoken out to condemn a bill which would abolish protections for LGBT workers.
28th February 2015
Rosie O’Donnell to divorce wife following ‘The View’ exit 1
1:59 PM — Rosie O'Donnell has filed for divorce from her wife Michelle Rounds.
25th February 2015
Kenya: Men charged for spreading ‘unnatural’ gay porn 4
4:22 PM — Two men have been arrested and charged with 'practising unnatural offenses' - for allegedly disseminating gay porn.
23rd February 2015
Cher attacks Arkansas governor for allowing law permitting anti-gay discrimination 25
12:19 PM — Cher has hit out at the Governor of Arkansas, for allowing an anti-gay bill to pass into law.
21st February 2015
Republican tries to wreck gay rights bill by enacting it ‘when hell freezes over’ 38
2:25 PM — A Wyoming Republican attempted to sabotage an anti-discrimination bill, by making it effective from "when hell freezes over".
18th February 2015
Iowa could become the third US state to ban gay conversion therapy 40
12:55 PM — Iowa could be the third US state to outlaw gay conversion therapy now a bill to ban it has advanced.
16th February 2015
Incredibly, hate preacher Scott Lively doesn’t think he’s anti-gay 35
3:01 PM — Hate preacher Scott Lively - one of the world's most notorious homophobes - has incredibly claimed he is not "anti-gay".
15th February 2015
US: Arkansas governor won’t veto bill permitting discrimination against gays 14
3:29 PM — The Governor of Arkansas has said he will not veto a bill which blocks anti-discrimination laws from protecting LGBT people.
14th February 2015
US: Anti-gay activists forged signatures on petition to repeal Houston equal rights law 21
3:09 PM — A petition to trigger the repeal of an equal rights law in Houston, Texas contained fraudulent signatures, a jury has ruled.
12th February 2015
‘Be Aware B4 You Share’ revenge porn campaign launched today
6:04 PM — The Ministry of Justice has launched a campaign to raise awareness about the new law against revenge porn.
Laverne Cox cast in new CBS legal drama 1
9:34 AM — Laverne Cox has been cast in a new legal drama by US network CBS.
9th February 2015
US: Hate preacher Scott Lively to run for Congress 30
3:52 PM — Notoriously homophobic hate preacher Scott Lively has announced plans to run for Congress as a Republican.
7th February 2015
US: Florida bill would make it illegal for transgender people to use public toilets 35
3:12 PM — A bill has been submitted in Florida that would make it a crime for transgender people to use public toilets.
4th February 2015
Scotland: Law Society will let solicitors register as gender neutral 1
5:09 PM — The Law Society of Scotland is to allow solicitors to register without forcing them to specify a gender.