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Chick-fil-A billionaire CEO says his anti-gay marriage statements hurt business

Chick-fil-A billionaire Dan Cathy says the company will stay out of the fray when it comes to equality.

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Arizona lawmakers pass controversial anti-gay bill

Arizona’s Legislature has passed a controversial bill that would allow business owners, as long as they assert their religious beliefs, to deny service to gay and lesbian customers, CNN reported.

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WATCH: Restaurant owner calls disabled and gay customers ‘freaks’, refuses to serve them

The owner of an Oklahoma restaurant is under fire after a customer claimed he was discriminated against because he’s disabled, KFOR-TV in Oklahoma City reported.

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Gay men say they were kicked out of bar for dancing to country music

The American Civil Liberties Union of Texas is supporting a gay couple after the men said they were kicked out of a South Texas nightclub for dancing together to country music.

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Texas Senate hears testimony on bill to ban anti-LGBT job discrimination

Texas senators considered a bill to prohibit job discrimination based on someone’s sexual orientation or gender identity for the first time ever this morning.

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BREAKING: Gay Scouts, leaders deliver petitions

Four scout leaders from across the country converged on BSA headquarters to deliver 1.4 million petition signatures urging them to change their discrimination policy.

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UPDATE: Main Event concludes investigation, calls gay couple’s claims ‘blatantly false’

Main Event has finished the investigation into a gay Plano couple’s claims that they were told they were not a family and asked to leave, concluding that their accounts are “blatantly false.”

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Study finds Texas ENDA would protect more than 400,000 LGBT workers

A statewide ban on anti-LGBT employment discrimination in Texas would protect more than 400,000 workers, a new study finds.

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Baylor gym ends family memberships, but gay discrimination case still open

The Tom Landry Fitness Center in East Dallas recently stopped offering family memberships, but the discrimination case filed last year is still open.

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Major League Baseball to ban anti-gay discrimination after letter from Resource Center

Major League Baseball is set to ban anti-gay discrimination as part of a new collective bargaining agreement to be released today, following a request from Resource Center Dallas. Last month, after the National Football League added sexual orientation to its … Continue reading

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