7th March 2015
Apple, Microsoft, Google and Facebook team up for same-sex marriage case 27
12:26 PM — A number of corporate rivals have put their differences aside to sign a joint legal brief, calling on the US Supreme Court to strike down bans on same-sex marriage.
Obama files legal brief calling for equal marriage in all 50 states 10
11:41 AM — Barack Obama's Attorney General has filed a powerful legal brief with the Supreme Court, urging them to strike down all bans on same-sex marriage.
6th March 2015
US: Military must stop calling Chelsea Manning a man, court rules 5
5:42 PM — A court has ordered the US Military to stop referring to prisoner Chelsea Manning as male.
Baseball star Billy Bean responds to Mets player’s comments on his ‘gay lifestyle’ 10
2:46 PM — Former LA Dodgers player Billy Bean has responded to Daniel Murphy's comments about his sexuality, saying it would be "hypocritical" of him not to understand that some people won't accept his sexuality.
Republican who said equal marriage was a ‘Marxist plot’ now claims to support it in some states 6
2:03 PM — Republican Ben Carson - who less than a year ago claimed that same-sex marriage was a "Marxist plot" - now claims he supports the rights of states to introduce it.
Inventor creates a sex toy that works as an artificial inseminator 12
1:36 PM — 'Semenette' is a new sex toy that can help couples conceive through artificial insemination.
TV exec defends youngest ever gay kiss on ‘The Fosters’ 19
1:33 PM — The executive producer of ABC drama The Fosters has spoken out to defend what is thought to be the youngest ever gay kiss on TV.
George Takei and husband give Alabama the finger for blocking same-sex marriage 2
11:10 AM — George Takei and his husband have taken to social media to give the state of Alabama the finger for refusing to recognise a federal ruling legalising same-sex marriage.
5th March 2015
Release date revealed for film featuring Eddie Redmayne as trans woman Lili Ebe 34
5:05 PM — The release date has been revealed for a film featuring Eddie Redmayne as a trans woman.
Supreme Court to hear same-sex marriage cases on April 28 26
4:46 PM — The Supreme Court will hear arguments on April 28 on whether states can ban same-sex marriage.
An aspiring rabbi is using Grindr to promote Shabbat 3
2:21 PM — Matt Green, a student at Hebrew Union College in New York, has been given a university grant to engage members of the community on the Grindr app.
Bakery that refused to bake a cake for gay couple shuts down 12
1:33 PM — The 111 Cakery in Indianapolis has closed its doors. It caused controversy last year when the owners refused to bake a cake for a gay couple.
Ben Carson apologises for saying being gay is a choice 26
10:33 AM — Rumoured Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has apologised for saying prisons prove that being gay is a choice.
4th March 2015
Alabama Supreme Court orders halt to same-sex weddings with ‘no legal authority’ 11
7:31 PM — The Alabama Supreme Court has issued an order directing probate judges to stop marrying gay couples - but legal experts say it is not enforceable.
Russia tries to block UN from providing benefits to gay employees 19
7:03 PM — Russia is trying to block the United Nations from opening up its employee benefits to gay and lesbian couples.
Baseball star Daniel Murphy disagrees with the homosexual ‘lifestyle’ 56
6:38 PM — Baseball star Daniel Murphy has said that he disagrees with a former player's gay "lifestyle".
Rumoured presidential candidate: Prisons prove being gay is a choice 27
12:32 PM — Ben Carson, who is rumoured to become a Republican presidential candidate, said prisons prove being gay is a choice because people go into prisons straight and come out gay.
Walking Dead actor: Women don’t want my character to be gay 12
11:42 AM — Normon Reedus has revealed that rumours his Walking Dead character is gay upset the show's female fans.
Radio host says discriminating against gay people stops them from getting stoned to death 26
11:29 AM — Conservative radio host Dana Loesch has claimed that failing to protect Christians from their right to discriminate against gay people will lead to lead to them being stoned to death.
LGBT activist facing charges after faking his own abduction 3
10:47 AM — Adam Hoover, the co-president of Marriage Equality Ohio, has been arrested for making false alarms after he posted a series of tweets claiming to have been abducted.