Marriage Equality Round-Up 11/15/13

Written by scott on November 15th, 2013

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Here’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!

Russia: The Russian government is going after a local newspaper under its anti-gay propaganda law for reporting on the law and its effects. full story

UK: Is the UK government waiting for Scotland to catch up before moving ahead on marriage equality law question mark full story

USA: More than a third of Americans now live in a state with marriage equality. full story

USA: The National Organization for Marriage is promising big wins for bigotry in the wake of the loss in Hawaii. full story

USA: A new study shows that, in private, where both day or and more homophobic than most of us think. full story

USA, Illinois: The Chicago Tribune has a great Q&A on civil unions and marriage for same-sex couples. full story

USA, Virginia: The ACLU is criticizing the state of Virginia for blocking married same-sex couples from filing jointly on their tax returns. full story

USA, Washington DC: Leaders of the religious right are holding an official symposium in the Senate on passing Russian-style anti-gay propaganda laws in the US. full story

 

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