Marriage Equality Round-Up 11/11/13

Written by scott on November 11th, 2013

The Language of Marriage EqualityHere’s our daily quick round-up of the marriage equality and LGBT rights stories that don’t warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we just didn’t have time to add. We’re able to get more news and analysis to you this way every day – enjoy!

Sri Lanka: A Sri Lankan official says the country is heading in the wrong direction on LGBT rights. full story

Uganda: A British man and his lover are on trial in Uganda for making a home porn video. full story

USA, Hawaii: A straight Hawaiian lawmaker took marriage equality opponents down a peg or two over their “gay lifestyle” claims. full story

USA, Illinois: Peoria Public Radio looks at the options for same-sex couples who already have an Illinois civil Union, now that marriage quality has passed. full story

USA, North Carolina: The lesbian couple who requested marriage licenses last month in Asheville, North Carolina has vowed not to stop until they have full equality. full story

USA, Oregon: A transgender woman in Portland, Oregon plans to ask the Mormon church for acceptance. full story

USA, Pennsylvania: 50 Methodist ministers participated in the same-sex wedding in Philadelphia to support a colleague who is on church trial for doing the same for his gay son. full story

 

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