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Oregon Considers Banning ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’

Arguing that so-called gay conversion therapy helped change their lives, people who say they used to be gay but are now straight testified Tuesday in opposition to an Oregon bill that would bar health professionals from trying to alter a child’s sexual orientation.

04/28/2015

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Judge Proposes Oregon Bakery Pay $135,000 To Lesbian Couple For Emotional Suffering; GoFundMe Page Shut Down

An administrative law judge proposed Friday that the owners of a suburban Portland bakery pay $135,000 to a lesbian couple who were refused service more than two years ago.

04/28/2015

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Parents Pull Daughter From School After Transgender Student Allowed To Use Girls Bathroom

Two Boise parents are upset after a transgender student was allowed to use the girls bathroom at their daughter’s high school.

03/21/2015

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Court: Gay Marriage Legal In Idaho And Nevada

One day after the Supreme Court effectively legalized same-sex marriage in 30 states, a federal court struck down the two states’ bans on gay marriage, ruling they violated equal protection rights.

10/07/2014

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Gay Pride Parades Across The US Draw Large Crowds

Actor George Takei, who played in the “Star Trek” TV show and movies and is now an activist for gay and civil rights, was celebrity grand marshal of the Seattle parade

CBS Seattle–06/30/2014

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Corporate Sponsorship Of Gay Pride Parades On The Rise

Salt Lake City’s gay pride parade also featured a few, more conventional participants: Some of America’s most well-known companies

CBS Seattle–06/27/2014

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Students Stir Controversy For ‘Gay Is Not OK’ Shirts Protesting National Day Of Silence

Students at a high school in Oregon City sparked controversy after wearing “Gay Is Not Ok” shirts in protest of the National Day of Silence, an event intended to bring attention to bullying against the LGBT community in schools.

04/15/2014

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Seattle Pride Parade Celebrity Grand Marshal: George Takei

Star Trek veteran George Takei will reportedly lead 2014 Seattle Pride Parade as Celebrity Grand Marshal on June 29.

CBS Seattle–03/26/2014

4 Idaho couples say the state's ban on gay marriage is discrimination based on gender and sexual orientation. (Getty Images)

Idaho Couples Ask Judge To Rule On Gay Marriage

They say the state’s ban on gay marriage is discrimination based on gender and sexual orientation.

02/20/2014

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Seattle Third ‘Gayest’ City In America

Seattle, traditionally known for being one of the country’s most gay-friendly cities, finished third in The Advocate’s annual list of “Gayest Cities In America.”

CBS Seattle–01/08/2014

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