Supreme Court News and Stories

50 Years Ago, America Got Its First Look at ‘The Homosexual Couple’

In 1971, Jack Baker and Mike McConnell became the first gay couple to be married—long before marriage equality became legal

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The U.S. Feds Tried To Kill The First Gay Magazine

After ONE Magazine debuted in 1953, the U.S. government harassed its writers and put it on trial for obscenity, just because it was gay.

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With the Election Looming, We Must Get More LGBTQ Americans Registered to Vote

Ahead of the 2020 presidential election, it’s time to focus on LGBTQ voter registration, since one in five LGBTQ Americans aren’t currently registered.

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Today’s LGBTQ Supreme Court Victory Sits on the Shoulders of Black Americans’ Vital Contributions

Despite winning marriage equality throughout the U.S. five years ago, many did not know that it was still legal to fire an LGBTQ person because of their sexual orientation or gender identity in 25 of the 50 states. It is estimated that 4 of every 10 LGBTQ Americans live in[…]

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