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Members of Scouts for Equality hold a rally to call for equality and inclusion for gays in the Boy Scouts of America as part of the "Scouts for Equality Day.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts Of America To Allow Gay Adult Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America has ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders but will allow church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.

07/28/2015

Screenshot of  ChebuRussiaTV's video of two men walking through Moscow, holding hands. (CBS)

Video Of Two Men In Russia Holding Hands While Walking Show Them Suffering Major Harassment

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — When two Russian men decided to walk through the streets of Moscow holding hands, they were laughed at, heckled, and physically pushed, according to The Independent. The two men in […]

07/14/2015

Supporters applaud as same-sex couple Sandy Stier (2R) and Kris Perry (R) prepare to get married at San Francisco City Hall by California Attorney General Kamala Harris on June 28, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Texas Judge Says He’ll Marry Gay Couples If He Can Shame Them First

A Texas judge believes he may have found a clever way to wed gay couples without sacrificing his anti same-sex marriage stance.

07/14/2015

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Handguns Seized, Dozens Arrested On Drunk In Public Charges During Pride Weekend In San Francisco

The San Francisco Police Department has seized at least four handguns at this weekend’s Pride celebration, according to statistics about police activity at the event released Sunday morning.

06/28/2015

SF Gay Pride Parade Bolstered By Recent Supreme Court Rulings

#MarriageEquality Ruling To Bring Most Epic SF Pride Parade Ever

Get ready to see a Pride Parade unlike any ever before.

06/26/2015

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Scalia Says ‘California Does Not Count’ In Dissenting Same-Sex Marriage Opinion

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia had some choice words to include in his dissent on the legalization of same-sex marriage.

06/26/2015

San Francisco City Hall with rainbow flag draped over steps. (Greg Welk)

Tears, Cheers & Hugs: San Francisco Celebrates Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

The streets of San Francisco are brimming with jubilation Friday after the Supreme Court made history with a decision to constitutionally allow same-sex couples to get married.

06/26/2015

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7 California Liberals React To Gay Marriage Becoming Law Of Land

Gay rights supporters cheered, danced and wept outside the court when the decision was announced. Here in California, liberal politicians took to Twitter to celebrate the momentous news.

06/26/2015

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FULL TEXT SUPREME COURT OPINION: Justices Make Marriage Legal For All Couples Across U.S.

No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies
the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice,
and family. In forming a marital union, two people become
something greater than once they were. As some of
the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage
embodies a love that may endure even past death. It
would misunderstand these men and women to say they
disrespect the idea of marriage. Their plea is that they do
respect it, respect it so deeply that they seek to find its
fulfillment for themselves. Their hope is not to be condemned
to live in loneliness, excluded from one of civilization’s
oldest institutions. They ask for equal dignity in the
eyes of the law. The Constitution grants them that right

06/26/2015

Justice Anthony Kennedy

What They Said: Quotes From Supreme Court On Marriage Equality

WASHINGTON (CBS/AP)- The Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage across the country Friday. The outcome is the culmination of two decades of Supreme Court litigation over marriage, and gay rights generally. Read More: SAME SEX MARRIAGE […]

06/26/2015

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