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Judge Orders Special Prosecutor to Examine Smollett Probe
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Judge Orders Special Prosecutor to Examine Smollett Probe

Archdiocese: School with Gay Teacher can't Use Catholic Name

By Don Babwin |
A judge appointed a special prosecutor to investigate the decision by Cook County prosecutors to dismiss all charges against actor Jussie Smollett.

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Arlington County Set to Outline Expanded Trans Students' Rights

Arlington County Set to Outline Expanded Trans Students' Rights

By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
Arlington County has indicated it will set out more concrete rules surrounding the rights and protections of students based on gender identity.

Celebrating 'STONEWALL @ 50': Curators Discuss Philly Exhibit

Celebrating 'STONEWALL @ 50': Curators Discuss Philly Exhibit

By Lewis Whittington | Jun 24
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, Drexel University presents an exhibit of 60 Philadelphia-based LGBTQ artists in celebration of the event. EDGE spoke to curators Janus Ourma & David Acosta about the event.

Republicans Criticize Montana Governor for Flying Pride Flag

Republicans Criticize Montana Governor for Flying Pride Flag

Jun 24
Montana's House speaker and other Republican lawmakers are criticizing Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock for flying the gay pride rainbow flag instead of the state flag over the weekend.

A Year Later, Little Impact After Denying Trump Aide Dinner

A Year Later, Little Impact After Denying Trump Aide Dinner

Jun 24
Tourism in a small Virginia town has suffered little in the year since The Red Hen restaurant famously refused to serve President Donald Trump's spokeswoman, Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) has apologized publicly for its previous classification of homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its mistakes contributed to discrimination and trauma.

Florida Woman Ordered by HOA to Remove Pride Flag

Florida Woman Ordered by HOA to Remove Pride Flag

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 24
Residents of the Coquina Key Condominiums, where Robin Chipman lives in St. Petersburg, Florida, are allowed to put up flags in support of their favorite sports teams... but, apparently, not in support of their LGBTQ friends.

Indiana School Firing Gay Teacher to Keep Archdiocese Ties

Indiana School Firing Gay Teacher to Keep Archdiocese Ties

Jun 24
A private high school is firing an educator to avoid having its ties cut with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis.

GoFundMe Takes Down Anti-LGBTQ Athlete Israel Folau's Page, Cites Policies

GoFundMe Takes Down Anti-LGBTQ Athlete Israel Folau's Page, Cites Policies

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 24
Top Australian rugby player Israel Folau managed to scuttle his career by posting anti-LGBTQ messages on social media in violation of sport policies. Now GoFundMe says he violated their standards, too - and have yanked his page.

Intense Heat Wave Hits Paris and Shimmers Across Europe

Intense Heat Wave Hits Paris and Shimmers Across Europe

By Sylvie Corbet | Jun 24
Authorities around the French capital have issued an orange alert for intense heat — the second-highest level on its scale — as very hot temperatures are expected across continental Europe this week.

Stories of Stonewall: How the LGBTQ Rebellion Left a Legacy

Stories of Stonewall: How the LGBTQ Rebellion Left a Legacy

By Jennifer Peltz | Jun 24
Many details of what happened at the Stonewall are enveloped in differing perspectives, disputes and the uncertainty of half-century-old memories.

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