16th June 2015
Baptists publish advice on avoiding LGBT non-discrimination laws 12
10:16 AM — The Southern Baptist Convention has published a guide on avoiding having to hire LGBT people.
14th June 2015
North Carolina introduces bill to allow anti-gay discrimination 15
4:32 PM — The US state of North Carolina has introduced a bill which allows court officials to opt-out of performing same-sex marriages.
11th June 2015
Most Christians don’t want ‘religious freedom’ laws to permit anti-gay discrimination 33
7:29 PM — A poll has found that the majority of Christians are opposed to "religious freedom" laws being used to permit discrimination against LGBT people.
4th June 2015
Alabama Chief Justice says same-sex marriage will ‘destroy the country’ 21
3:13 PM — Chief Justice Roy Moore believes same-sex marriage will destroy the United States.
3rd June 2015
North Carolina Senate overrides Governor’s veto of law permitting discrimination 4
9:49 AM — The Senate of North Carolina has voted to override Governor Pat McCrory's veto of the state "religious freedom" bill.
29th May 2015
Governor of North Carolina vetoes bill to permit anti-gay discrimination 2
11:34 AM — The Governor of North Carolina has said that he will veto a bill that permits religious discrimination against gay people.
20th May 2015
Bobby Jindal vows to force through ‘religious freedom’ law with executive order 10
9:25 AM — Just hours after a bill to protect "religious freedom" failed in Louisiana, Governor Bobby Jindal said he would force through a measure to protect it using an Executive Order.
18th May 2015
Jeb Bush: Christian business should be allowed to refuse to serve same-sex weddings 14
2:15 PM — Republican Jeb Bush said Christian business owners should "absolutely" be allowed to refuse to provide services for same-sex weddings.
5th May 2015
Alabama Senate hearing bill to allow religious objections to any marriage 7
4:54 PM — A Senate committee in Alabama is hearing a proposal to allow people to refuse to perform any marriage for any reason.
28th April 2015
GoFundMe shuts down donations for anti-gay bakery 4
1:17 PM — The donation site has rejected a fundraiser for the bakery ordered to pay damages to a lesbian couple.
25th April 2015
Oregon bakery ordered to pay $135,000 damages to lesbian couple 76
12:56 PM — A bakery that refused to make a cake for a lesbian couple's wedding has been ordered to pay damages.
16th April 2015
Louisiana Governor wants tougher ‘Religious Freedom’ bill 18
3:22 PM — Governor Bobby Jindal wants to push ahead with a bill specifying discrimination for same-sex marriage.
14th April 2015
Indiana hires PR firm to re-build its image 11
11:48 AM — In the wake of the ''Religious Freedom" bill, Indiana wants to remind the world it is a welcoming place.
6th April 2015
Watch: Indiana Home Shopping spoof pokes fun at state’s ‘religious freedom’ law 4
6:39 PM — Funny or Die has released a skit poking fun at Indiana's new 'religious freedom' law permitting businesses to refuse service to gay people.
4th April 2015
Arnold Schwarzenegger slams fellow Republicans over ‘religious freedom’ laws 9
10:41 AM — Former Governor of California tells Republicans they need to focus on more important issues or risk losing support.
3rd April 2015
Ann Coulter: ‘People would rather risk getting Ebola that being called a homophobe’ 60
4:35 PM — Conservative commentator Ann Coulter criticised Christians for being "cowards" over religious freedom.
Five Georgia florists say they won’t serve gays 30
1:35 PM — Five different florists in Davis County all said they'd refuse to serve a gay ceremony.
Fundraiser for anti-gay Indiana pizzeria raises $485,000 118
10:56 AM — A donation fund set up for restaurant owners who said they'd refuse to serve a gay wedding has reached $485,000.
2nd April 2015
Feature: What do LGBT people in Indiana think of ‘Boycott Indiana’? 13
7:03 PM — After calls to boycott Indiana over the state's 'religious freedom' law, Skylar Baker-Jordan looks at what LGBT people in the state actually think.
Son of Arkansas governor: I’m happy my dad’s not signing ‘religious freedom’ bill 9
5:37 PM — The son of the Governor of Arkansas has praised his father for taking his advice and refusing to sign a bill to allow businesses to refuse to serve gay people.