- BBC News01 Jul 20:17
Officials in the US south are resisting last week's Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage by refusing to issue licences to any couples - gay or straight.
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo UK & Ireland News03 Jul 16:52
It has been 11 years since Bisi Alimi chose to come out as gay on live television while on Nigeria’s then-most popular talk show. All future guests on the show had to be screened by the Nigerian Television Authority, the first of many such censorship efforts, and helped further what has become a decade of gay rights advocacy in Nigeria. Recommended: 'A Nigerian prince is in need of your help ...
- The Guardian04 Jul 12:48
Viewers give massive thumbs-down to video, with slogan ‘You are not alone’, which shows people coming out to admit they are against same-sex marriages An anti- gay marriage video has provoked a massive backlash after it was viewed more than a million times on YouTube in just 10 days. In the two-and-a-half minute film, six people “come out” by admitting they are against gay marriage. “We’re here...
- Associated Press via Yahoo UK & Ireland News03 Jul 18:10
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's health director, whose refusal to list a gay man as the surviving spouse on a death certificate led to last week's landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling, has delivered a Bible reading at a gay wedding.
- BBC News30 Jun 13:17
A new opinion poll suggests that 87% of people in Nigeria support the legal ban on same-sex relations, compared with 96% five years ago.
- Associated Press via Yahoo UK & Ireland News03 Jul 00:38
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Four Kentucky couples are suing a clerk who is refusing to issue gay-marriage licenses — or any marriage licenses at all — following the U.S. Supreme Court decision that same-sex couples have a legal right to marry.
- Associated Press via Yahoo UK & Ireland News02 Jul 02:04
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — With a handful of Alabama counties still refusing to grant gay marriages even as they issued licenses for straight weddings, a federal judge ruled Wednesday that all must abide by court decisions allowing same-sex unions.
- The Irish Times03 Jul 01:07
Drug-fuelled sexual encounters are gaining popularity via social media
- Associated Press via Yahoo UK & Ireland News02 Jul 09:10
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Episcopal Church has completed its embrace of gay rights, changing church law to allow same-sex religious marriages throughout the denomination, just days after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide.
- Associated Press via Yahoo UK & Ireland News02 Jul 08:20
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Episcopalians voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election of the first openly gay bishop.