Topics :: Florida
Tuesday Aug 20, 2013
A Florida teen accused of having sex with her underage girlfriend is back in jail after prosecutors withdrew a plea deal.
By Michael Cox | Wednesday Jul 24, 2013
Even with the deflating of DOMA and Proposition 8, marriage equality in Florida still has some significant obstacles to overcome.
By Mike Schneider and Kyle Hightower | Saturday Jul 13, 2013
Neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman was cleared of all charges Saturday in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager whose killing unleashed furious debate across the U.S. over racial profiling, self-defense and equal justice.
By Ian Maloney | Saturday Jun 22, 2013
Thanks to the Convention and Visitor’s Bureau of Greater Fort Lauderdale recognizing years ago that the gay community was a good investment, Fort Lauderdale has become one of the premier gay destinations in the world.
Tuesday Jun 18, 2013
The attorney for an 18 year old Florida woman who was charged with a felony for having sexual contact with her 14-year-old girlfriend has filed a motion asking the judge to remove himself from the case.
By EDGE | Monday Jun 10, 2013
A same-sex Florida couple’s fight with a Jacksonville children’s museum due to a membership policy that discriminates against them, has spurred debates on social media and is receiving national attention in the pages of USA Today.
By Jason Parsley | Wednesday May 29, 2013
The parents of Kaitlyn Hunt’s 14-year-old freshman girlfriend, Jim and Laurie Smith, spoke out to CBS News 12 in what the news station acknowledged to be an "unprecedented" interview.
By Scott Holland | Saturday May 25, 2013
Former Baltimore Ravens’ Linebacker and Super Bowl Champion Brendon Ayanbadejo has made national headlines for his outspoken support of Marriage Equality and attempts to put an end to anti-LGBT discrimination.
By Jason St. Amand | Monday May 20, 2013
An 18-year-old high school student has been slapped with felony charges for having a relationship with a 15-year-old female fellow student.
Wednesday May 1, 2013
The American Civil Liberties Union sued a Florida school board Wednesday, claiming its delay in allowing the formation of a gay-straight alliance club at a middle school is a violation of free speech and equal access.