A criminal defense lawyer challenged the application of the forcible sodomy law as written, and the trial court judge dismissed
The only way such we will live in a culture where consent is freely given and mutually wanted enthusiastic agreement between partners of sound mind and legal age is by leading the way today.
Scalia promoted anything but justice in his opposition to the Voting Rights Act and affirmative action, women's reproductive freedoms, and in particular, the rights and freedoms of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans* people.
In celebration of Obergefell v. Hodge we went out for drinks at Legal Sea Foods in Harvard Square. While enjoying the evening summer breeze, my spouse said we could have this experience all year if we moved to a milder climate. I snapped back and said, "I ain't moving to Georgia!" And that's what marriage equality looks like.
While the group prefers to talk about its "religious liberty" work when in the media spotlight, ADF is actively working to promote and defend anti-sodomy laws that criminalize gay sex.
Aside from the protesters who have taken to the streets to protest the ban, the socially conservative country is raising
Okay, okay, it's hard to hate this one: Celebrating the life of a Virginia K-9 named Maggie, who solved her first case when
What the judges do not realize is that you cannot turn the clock back to 2008 any more than you can squeeze toothpaste back into the tube. This is a different India now.
Virginia is for prudes, according to the state's blue laws. The starkly explicit sodomy law that helped undo gubernatorial would-be Ken Cuccinelli has been struck down.
§ 20-45.2. Marriage between persons of same sex. A marriage between persons of the same sex is prohibited. Any marriage entered
Never in my 79 years, nearly 59 of them married to the only man I have ever known, did I imagine being able to say -- much less write -- this: I am guilty of sodomy. We live in Virginia, and in Virginia, the state's anti-sodomy law is again front and center.
Is this really where the GOP is going in 2013, taking on straight sex too? And that raises yet another question: Is it time for a reporter to ask Cuccinelli, currently the Virginia attorney general, if he's ever engaged in cunnilingus or had anyone go down on him?
Alyona speaks with Sen. Ed Murray about a bill pushing to legalize LGBT discrimination.
In her legislation, Brown writes that many people come to the United States to escape religious discrimination and her bill
Move over "war on women," the GOP's "war on sex" is here to invade your bedroom and reproductive system. While some of the
Curtis said it was hard for her to hold herself back from walking "across the floor" during debate on the bill in order to
Also, you're not allowed to let anybody have sex in your car. Says so in black and white, right there in Section 18.2-349
Facey predicted that he has 50 votes in the 100-member House, but he needs 60 members for a floor vote without the committee's
-- Proponents of Proposition 8, the ban on gay marriage in California that will be tested before the Supreme Court this spring
Jackson also said he objected to school books that discuss same-sex marriage. Over a dozen states have a similar ban on the