Friday, September 9, 2011

Today's Headlines From LGBTQNation

Husband, child of hate crime victim shut out by Mississippi laws

September 9 — A Mississippi man will not be allowed to take part in a wrongful death lawsuit of his longtime partner, because the state does not recognize their same-sex relationship. Read more »

Utah man attacked in third anti-gay assault in recent weeks

September 9 — A Utah gay man was attacked in the early morning hours on Thursday -- the third anti-gay attack in the Salt Lake City area in recent weeks.Read more »

United Kingdom to lift lifetime ban on gay, bisexual men donating blood

September 9 — The United Kingdom will become the latest country to lift the ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men, relaxing a policy that officials said does not improve the safety of the blood supply. Read more »

National Organization for Marriage is now attacking same-sex families

September 9 — According to Equality Matters, the Ruth Institute — a group affiliated with the National Organization for Marriage, is pushing nonsense which attacks same-sex families... Read more »