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Puerto Rico Drops Defense of Same-Sex Marriage Ban

INTERNATIONAL | By Justin Snow | Mar 29
The government of Puerto Rico announced March 20 it will no longer defend the U.S. territory's ban on same-sex marriage.

Log Cabin Republicans: Obama Administration Ignoring Iran's Human Rights Abuses

INTERNATIONAL | By Justin Snow | Mar 29
Log Cabin Republicans accused the Obama administration of ignoring Iran's human rights abuses against gay people and other minorities in an ad unveiled March 20.

'Wild Tales' Sequence Resembles Real-life Air Tragedy

CRIME | By EDGE | Mar 29
The Argentine anthology film "Wild Tales" opens with a sequence uncannily like the real-life air tragedy that took place in the French Alps this past Tuesday.

British Newspapers Speculate: Was Andreas Lubitz 'Secretly Gay?'

CRIME | By EDGE | Mar 29
British tabloid The Daily Star speculated today that homicidal co-pilot Andreas Lubitz was "secretly gay."

SF Set to Adopt LGBT Seniors Bill

LOCAL | Mar 29
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is set to adopt on Tuesday first-in-the-nation legislation that protects the rights of LGBT seniors living in assisted care settings.

Lesbian Named Chief of SF National Park

NATIONAL | Mar 29
A top-ranking lesbian National Park Service employee who has infuriated dog owners and local recreation activists has been named the incoming superintendent of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

With Gay Marriage Case Pending, Religion Bills Gain Ground

NATIONAL | By Andrew DeMillo | Mar 28
With the nation's highest court set to hear arguments next month over the constitutionality of same-sex marriage bans, legislation is advancing in several states that critics say gives businesses license to deny services to gays on religious grounds.

Judge Fines Washington Florist Over Same-Sex Wedding Flowers

NATIONAL | By Derrick Nunnally | Mar 28
A Washington state florist who refused to provide flowers for a same-sex wedding was fined $1,000 Friday, plus $1 for court costs and fees.

Harris Seeks to Stop 'Shoot the Gays' Initiative

NATIONAL | Mar 28
State Attorney General Kamala Harris on Wednesday said that she would go to court in an effort to stop a proposed ballot initiative that calls for gays to be killed.

Wiener, Center Confident in Pink Saturday Plans

LOCAL | Mar 28
As San Francisco elected and nonprofit officials prepare for this June's Pink Saturday party, email exchanges with San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener's office show some trepidation toward this year's event.

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