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!
Italy, The Vatican: The Pope has removed a hard-liner who opposes marriage equality from a Vatican Panel. full story
USA: The Treasury Department has just addressed how the rules for cafeteria plans, flexible spending accounts (FSAs), and health savings accounts (HSAs) apply to individuals with same-sex spouses. full story
USA, California: A gay couple will be married live on a float in the Rose Parade next month. full story
USA, Minnesota: An anti gay Catholic Archbishop has been accused of inappropriate contact with a minor. full story
USA, Ohio: A federal judge will decide if same sex couples in the state can be listed as married on their death certificates. full story
USA, Texas: A GOP judge has suspended the city of Houston’s domestic partner benefits after the county GOP chairman filed a lawsuit against the city. full story