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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...
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jersey party moves to A.C.
An annual LGBT beach party will celebrate its 12th year with some changes. Sand Blast, the largest mid-Atlantic LGBT summer beach party, will move from North Jersey to South this summer — from Asbu...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Litigant continues marriage-equality challenge Antigay activist James D. Schneller still wants to intervene in a federal marriage-equality lawsuit filed by the ACLU, despite being denied by a feder...
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New eateries, trucks join DOFL
Dining Out for Life will return for its 24th year next week — with a host of new participants eager to open their doors to diners. The event will take place April 24 at more than 180 restaurants an...
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Court accepts McCord brief
by Jen Colletta
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
A federal judge presiding over a challenge to the state’s ban on same-sex marriage this week agreed to accept the Pennsylvania treasurer’s friend-of-the-court brief filed in support of the plaintif...
Rep. to introduce first-ever divorce equality bill
by Angela Thomas
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
A Lehigh County state lawmaker plans to introduce the state’s first piece of legislation to grant same-sex couples the right to divorce in Pennsylvania. Rep. Mike Schlossberg (D-132nd Dist.) said t...
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Another stabbing in ’Hood Three people were stabbed earlier this week in the Gayborhood. Police say three men inside the Midtown II Restaurant at 11th and Sansom streets got into an argument of unk...
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Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Rapist appeals conviction Jeffrey J. Marsalis, a sex offender whose rape of a lesbian contributed to his lengthy prison term, is appealing his conviction. Eleven local women pressed charges against...
Downingtown becomes 34th in PA to ban LGBT discrimination
by Angela Thomas
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
With efforts to ban LGBT discrimination still stalled in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania last week welcomed its 34th municipality to do so at the local level. The Downingtown Borough Council approved an o...
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