4th May 2015
Supreme Court rejects trans inmate’s gender reassignment appeal 2
5:00 PM — The US Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from a trans prison inmate who had requested to receive gender reassignment surgery whilst serving her sentence.
28th April 2015
California: Judge refuses to delay trans prisoner’s surgery
1:58 PM — A judge has refused an appeal that would delay a trans woman prisoner's gender confirmation surgery.
21st April 2015
Chelsea Manning pleads for help to ‘keep appeal going’ amid growing legal bills
7:42 PM — Jailed whistleblower Chelsea Manning has pleaded for help to keep her appeal going - amid a number of mounting legal bills.
15th April 2015
Good news for fans of Orange is the New Black
6:20 PM — Netflix have announced something that will please fans of their lesbian prison drama.
3rd April 2015
California must allow trans woman prisoner to have surgery 4
10:25 AM — A judge has ordered the California prison system to grant gender confirmation surgery to a prisoner.
30th March 2015
Prison guard suspended after calling for his ‘faggot’ neighbours to be executed 31
3:53 PM — A corrections officer in Buffalo, New York has suspended - after calling for his "faggot" neighbours to be executed.
28th March 2015
Gay murderers hold first same-sex wedding behind bars 13
12:49 PM — The UK's first same-sex wedding behind bars has taken place - after a murderer and paedophile tied the knot.
27th March 2015
Will Ferrell on homophobia claims: Any comedy will offend someone 13
1:47 PM — Will Ferrell has weighed in on claims that his new film is homophobic - by asserting that "any R-rated comedy" will offend some people.
24th March 2015
Chief Inspector: Killer of two gay men should never have been granted day release 6
11:13 AM — An escaped killer previously convicted of murdering one gay man and the manslaughter of another - who then killed again - should never have been allowed to leave an open prison, the Chief Inspector of Prisons says.
8th March 2015
Glenn Beck: Ben Carson’s Presidential campaign is ‘over’ after gay prison sex comments 11
12:32 PM — Right-wing pundit Glenn Beck has declared that Ben Carson's hopes of running for President are "over", after he claimed prisons prove being gay is a choice.
21st February 2015
Brother of murder victim hits out at killer’s same-sex prison wedding 16
12:47 PM — The brother of a murder victim has spoken out, after it emerged the killer will be allowed a same-sex wedding behind bars.
20th February 2015
Gay murderers to have first same-sex wedding behind bars 66
2:55 PM — The UK could be about to see its first same-sex wedding behind bars, after a pair of men got permission to tie the knot.
15th February 2015
US: Police officer admits coercing illegal immigrants into gay sex 11
5:30 PM — A Florida police officer has admitted he coerced undocumented immigrants into having sex with him.
13th February 2015
US military finally gives go-ahead for Chelsea Manning gender transition 3
12:27 PM — The US military has finally approved Chelsea Manning for access to hormone therapy, according to reports.
8th February 2015
Tunisia: Swedish man jailed for homosexual acts 72
1:50 PM — A Swedish man has been sentenced to two years behind bars in Tunisia, for committing "homosexual acts".
26th November 2014
Homophobe who smashed gay flatmate with hammer gets increased jail sentence 17
2:54 PM — A homophobe who left his gay flatmate with brain damage after hitting him with a claw hammer has had his sentence increased.
21st November 2014
US: New York prison opens specialised transgender wing 1
12:29 PM — A prison in New York City has opened a specialised wing to house transgender inmates.
17th November 2014
Morocco drops all charges against British tourist jailed for ‘homosexual acts’ 26
11:44 PM — Morocco has formally dropped the charges against British tourist Ray Cole and his partner, who were jailed this summer for 'homosexual acts'.
15th November 2014
Saudi Arabia: Gay man jailed for three years over naked photos 18
3:43 PM — A gay man in Saudi Arabia has been jailed for three years, for engaging in 'immoral acts' by taking naked photos of himself.
3rd November 2014
Amnesty International condemns Egypt for ‘shameful’ jailing of men over gay wedding video 5
7:14 PM — Amnesty International has condemned the jailing of eight men in Egypt over a video which appeared to show a mock same-sex wedding.