Texas judge sentences man to marriage and Bible verses in lieu of jail time

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For this judge, the punishment for misdemeanor assault is a different kind of life sentence.

Mike Pence tries, and fails, to defend “straights only” law

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Pence refused to say if anti-LGBT discrimination is now legal in Indiana, and ruled out new LGBT protections.
Supreme Court on the day they heard Bush v. Gore (photo by John Aravosis)

It’s time to modernize our rape laws

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Rape shouldn’t be based on consent, it should be based on criminal intent.

How the laws governing rape fail everyone

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The law defines rape as a crime of general intent, making it confusing for the victim and the accused.

Beverly Hills Hotel finds flogging women, stoning gays, bad for business

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The hotel is owned by the Sultan of Brunei who is implementing a new conservative-Islam Sharia penal code.

Russia’s 1st sexual harassment bill sexually harasses women

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The country’s first sexual harassment legislation will protect “the more beautiful, but weaker sex.”

EU dumps gays, says Ukraine can have visa-free travel without “non-negotiable” LGBT non-discrim guarantee

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Ukraine and the EU have conspired to undermine the human rights of gay and trans Ukrainians.

Stephen Colbert on SB1062 going down in Arizona

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Colbert: “SB1062, a bill defending my religious right to deny sodomites pastry.”

Arizona governor Brewer vetoes controversial anti-gay law, Ohio pulls similar bill after Brewer’s veto

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And Mississippi has now scaled back its “religious freedom” bill to ensure it doesn’t repeat Arizona’s mistake.
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