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Rep. to introduce first-ever trans bill
A state legislator plans to introduce the first-ever legislation to specifically tackle issues affecting the transgender community. State Rep. Mark Cohen (D-202nd Dist.) announced last week that he...
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Appellate brief filed in Morris case
An appellate brief was filed this month in support of PGN’s request for an unredacted dispatch record relating to the Nizah Morris case. In 2008, the city’s Police Advisory Commission gave PGN a co...
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Gay cop seeks antibias records Attorneys for gay police officer N. Melville Jones intend to serve subpoenas on three government agencies for LGBT-related antibias complaints filed against the Phila...
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Equality Forum celebrates Canadian equality
Equality Forum will celebrate the USA’s northern neighbor during its annual global LGBT summit next week. Equality Forum will take place from May 1-4, with Canada as the featured nation. The four-d...
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GALAEI celebrates 25 years of revolutionary ideas
by Angela Thomas
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GALAEI: A Queer Latin@ Social Justice organization will celebrate 25 years of sex positive, HIV/AIDS and LGBT advocacy with a gala next month, honoring the organization’s storied history and future...
Temple student wins IBA scholarship
by Angela Thomas
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The Independence Business Alliance and the Delaware Valley Legacy Fund will present the 2013 DVLF/IBA scholarship next week to a Temple University student. Kevin Morrison, 21, is a junior actuarial...
Lesbian couple races together for a cure
by Jen Colletta
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In their 18 years as a couple, Kelly McCrea and Janet Kollmann have shared a lot. But one defining experience is one that they both hoped to never have shared. Both women were diagnosed with breast...
The King of Queen Village: Ian Morrison bringing drag back as Brittany Lynn
by Cassie Hepler
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Happily settled into his South Philly Queen Village rowhome with his dog Rylin, who is nothing but love, and sassy cat Kylie, Ian Morrison, 40, is finally finding his own. “In 1997-98, my first job...
Gayborhood Crime Watch
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The following incidents in the Midtown Village and Washington Square West areas were reported to the 6th Police District between April 7-13. Information is courtesy of 6th District Capt. Brian Korn...
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