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Exxon Mobil Updates Anti-Discrimination Employment Policy

Jan 31
Exxon Mobil Corp. has updated its corporate policies to protect employees from discrimination for sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Exxon Mobil Updates Anti-Discrimination Employment Policy

WORKPLACE | Jan 31
Exxon Mobil Corp. has updated its corporate policies to protect employees from discrimination for sexual orientation or gender identity.

Cumberbatch, Fry, Others Urge UK To Pardon Gay Men

POLITICS | Jan 31
Oscar-nominated actor Benedict Cumberbatch has joined others in calling for the British government to pardon gay and bisexual men convicted in the past under the defunct "gross indecency" law.

Gay Choking Death Convict Suspected of Castro Arson

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jan 31
A San Francisco man convicted of accidentally choking to death his sexual partner in 2011 pleaded not guilty this week in a case that involves at least one recent fire in the Castro.

Gay-Murdering ISIS Penal Code Includes Stoning, Crucifixion

INTERNATIONAL | By Rhuaridh Marr | Jan 31
The full penal code, The Independent reports, includes brutal punishments including lashings, cutting off hands and legs for theft, exile for unmarried adulterers and death sentences which include crucifixion and stoning.

What Happened to that Gay Cop Fired for Doing Porn?

NATIONAL | By Christiana Lilly | Jan 31
Five years ago, Verdugo's name was splashed among local and national publications as the gay police officer fighting to keep his job because of one day in his early 20s. Where is he now?

Ball Busting :: Fun and Philanthropy at Stonewall Dodgeball

LOCAL | By John Riley | Jan 31
Stonewall Dodgeball boasts 253 players. The league has grown by an average of 20 percent with each successive season. The league doubles as a nonprofit that uses the funds it raises from dues to give back to the community.

Death Threats for Lesbian Lawmaker Who Threatens to Expose Affairs

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 30
An openly lesbian legislator has been receiving death threats in the past few days, after she threatened to expose the extramarital affairs of her colleagues who opposed gay marriage.

Federal Judge Won't Delay Nebraska Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Jan 30
A federal judge won't delay a lawsuit challenging Nebraska's gay marriage ban while the U.S. Supreme Court is considering the issue for the country.

Former GOP Nominee Romney Will Not Run for President in '16

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples | Jan 30
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will not run for president in 2016.

Louisiana Supreme Court Urged to Rule in Same-Sex Marriage

NATIONAL | By Kevin McGill | Jan 30
Lawyers on both sides of a same-sex marriage case urged Louisiana's Supreme Court on Thursday to rule soon on the matter even though the U.S. Supreme Court is expected to do so by late June.

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