Stories tagged: "LGBTQ"


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Maricopa County Reverses Policy on Anti-Gay Adoptions

The policy was put in place by former Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery after a state law legalized gay marriage in 2015.

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Arizona Officials React to Supreme Court Ruling on LGBTQ Protections

A 6-3 landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of LGBTQ workers being protected from job discrimination.

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The Supreme Court Ruling Didn’t Fix These LGBTQ Discrimination Loopholes

Despite the Supreme Court recently strengthening LGBTQ protections in the workplace, healthcare discrimination is still possible in Arizona.

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Phoenix Pride 2020 May Be Postponed, But the Festivities Will Go On…Online

The annual pride celebration may have been postponed, but the party is still on for this weekend. It’s just online.

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U.S. Will Finally Let Gay Men Donate Blood Due to Shortage Caused By Coronavirus

The FDA's previous rules barred donations from men who have had sex with a man in the previous year.

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Arizona Just Moved One Step Closer To Banning Trans Athletes From Women’s Teams

The House Rules Committee voted 5-3 to approve HB 2706. Committee members say they believe it is constitutional.