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WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26:  A man holds a rainbow flag in support of same-sex marriage outside the U.S. Supreme Court June 26, 2015 in Washington, DC. The high court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry in all 50 states. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Missouri LGBT Equality Advocate: Gay Marriage Ruling ‘An Incredible Win’

St. Louis Catholic Archbishop Robert Carlson says the decision by the Supreme Court to effectively change the legal definition of marriage in the United States does not alter what he calls “the unassailable truth that marriage is.”

06/26/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26:  Same-sex marriage supporters rejoice after the U.S Supreme Court hands down a ruling regarding same-sex marriage June 26, 2015 outside the Supreme Court in Washington, DC. The high court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry in all 50 states. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Extends Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide

The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.

06/26/2015

A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Photo by AFP/Getty/PEDRO ARMESTRE)

Illinois May Ban ‘Conversion Therapy’ for Gays Under 18

Opposing lawmakers say this kind of treatment should remain a choice for those who want it. Supporters say it will remain a choice for those over 18, but minors should be protected from it because it is harmful.

06/03/2015

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New Bill Would Make ‘Conversion Therapy’ for Ill. Children Illegal

The legislation would make it illegal for mental health specialists to try to change the sexual orientation of anyone under 18 in Illinois.

01/21/2015

ormer Missouri Tiger Michael Sam attends a game between the Missouri Tigers and South Dakota State Jackrabbits at Memorial Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Columbia, Missouri. (credit: Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Sam: Coming Out Was Right Thing To Do

Michael Sam says in a TV documentary airing Saturday night that coming out as gay was the right thing to do.

12/27/2014

A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Photo by AFP/Getty/PEDRO ARMESTRE)

PROMO Helps Launch Missouri Marriage Equality Website

Gay marriage in Missouri – it is not on the ballot, there is no campaign, and it’s all in the hands of judges, but marriage equality advocates are launching a public awareness effort at showmemarriage.com.

08/07/2014

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St. Louis LGBT Project Collecting Gay History Artifacts for Exhibit

One St. Louis group is gathering documents, posters, outfits and anything relating to gay history in St. Louis and plans to contribute the collection to a gay history exhibit at the Missouri History Museum.

07/21/2014

Former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Feb. 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, Ind. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rams Make History Drafting First Openly Gay Player Michael Sam

Speculation on defensive lineman Michael Sam’s “draftability” has been speculated upon since he told his University of Missouri teammates, in a preseason football practice, “I’m gay.”

05/10/2014

If drafted, Michael Sam would become the first openly gay NFL player. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Study: Titans Fans Least Receptive To Michael Sam News

Researchers analyzed tweeted reactions in NFL markets to Michael Sam’s announcement that he is gay.

03/08/2014

Protesters hold a demonstration against Russian anti-gay legislation and against Russian President Vladimir Putin stands on gay rights, in front of the Russian Consulate in New York, July 31, 2013. Protesters called for a boycott of Russian products and ask the Russian government to repeal the anti-gay propaganda law before the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.       (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Sochi Olympics Surrounded By Turmoil

SOCHI, Russia (AP) – About 100,000 police, security agents and army troops have pledged to make the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, “the safest Olympics in history”. But the world wide concerns of a possible suicide […]

01/31/2014

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