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.
1st February 2015
Northern Ireland: Hundreds rally against DUP bill that would permit anti-gay discrimination 14
4:57 PM — Over a thousand people have attended a protest against a planned 'conscience clause' bill, that would permit anti-gay discrimination.
30th January 2015
US: Virginia lawmakers kill bill that would allow anti-gay discrimination 15
1:23 PM — Lawmakers in Virginia have successfully stopped a bill that would have legalised discrimination against LGBT people.
26th January 2015
US: Alabama Attorney General launches appeal against same-sex marriage ruling 7
8:07 PM — The Attorney General of Alabama has filed an appeal against a ruling striking down the state's same-sex marriage ban.
24th January 2015
US: Alabama judge strikes down same-sex marriage ban 7
12:28 PM — A judge in the US state of Alabama has stuck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
12th January 2015
US: Texas bill would strip salaries from state workers who recognise same-sex weddings 40
7:25 PM — A new Republican proposal in the Texas state legislature would strip state employees of their salaries if they recognise same-sex marriages.
The UK’s ban on gays in the military was lifted 15 years ago today
2:42 PM — It is 15 years to the day since the ban on gays and lesbians serving in the UK armed forces was lifted.
11th January 2015
Portugal: Opposition party to table same-sex adoption bill 5
8:23 PM — Portugal's opposition Socialist party plans to table a bill which would allow same-sex couples to adopt children and access fertility treatment.
Australian: ACT to expunge historic gay sex convictions 7
4:31 PM — The Australian Capital Territory is to expunge the records for historic gay sex convictions.
7th January 2015
US: Democrats launch new push to finally repeal DOMA
7:46 PM — Democrats in the US Congress have launched a renewed push to repeal the remainder of the defunct anti-gay Defense of Marriage Act.