Topics :: California
By Julie Watson and Lisa Leff | Friday Dec 27, 2013
With a law that spells out the rights of transgender students in grades K-12 set to take effect in California, school districts are reviewing locker room layouts, scheduling sensitivity training for coaches and much more.
By Matthew S. Bajko | Thursday Dec 26, 2013
Speculation in Sacramento is intensifying around the prospect of seeing the first lesbian lawmaker be elected to the powerful Assembly speaker position in the new year.
By Matthew S. Bajko | Saturday Dec 21, 2013
California domestic partnerships dipped during the second half of 2013 compared to the same time period in 2012, as the demand for marriage licenses has increased since decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court led to resumption of legal marriage in the state.
Thursday Dec 12, 2013
A Southern California city granted a private group a permit Wednesday night to hold a Vietnamese new year’s parade, despite objections over its exclusion of the community’s gay and lesbian residents.
Wednesday Dec 11, 2013
A Southern California city is gearing up for a heated debate over a Vietnamese new year’s parade that would exclude the community’s gay and lesbian residents.
Sunday Dec 8, 2013
A medical marijuana dispensary owner has been named mayor of a small Northern California city in the heart of pot country. Sebastopol’s City Council selected 36-year-old Robert Jacob as mayor earlier this week.
Tuesday Nov 26, 2013
More California couples tied the knot in July following the U.S. Supreme Court’s historic ruling allowing same-sex marriages in the state than in any other month since 2006, according to new data.
Tuesday Nov 26, 2013
More California couples tied the knot in July - following the U.S. Supreme Court’s historic ruling allowing same-sex marriages in the state - than in any other month since 2006.
Wednesday Nov 20, 2013
A lesbian teacher filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Hesperia Unified School District that alleges unlawful discrimination, harassment and retaliation because of her sexual orientation.
By Jason St. Amand | Monday Oct 28, 2013
A chairman from the Jelly Belly Candy Company has donated thousands of dollars to an anti-LGBT campaign that is currently working to take down a California law that protects transgender children.