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Gay couple complains about city’s handling of discrimination complaint against Morning News

Mark Reed-Walkup, left, and Dante Walkup A few weeks ago we reported that two Dallas council members are reviewing the city’s handling of complaints filed under an ordinance that prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation. We’re still awaiting the results … Continue reading

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Hunt, Medrano say they’re investigating city’s handling of anti-LGBT discrimination complaints

Dallas City Councilwomen Pauline Medrano, left, and Angela Hunt Council members respond to letter from Resource Center Dallas questioning why no cases have been prosecuted in 9 years JOHN WRIGHT | Online Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Two Dallas council members said this … Continue reading

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Tenant says request for repairs led to threat of eviction from Chevelle Apartments in Oak Lawn

REPAIRS IN THE WORKS? | Jack Gian, owner of the Chevelle Apartments in Oak Lawn, said this week that repairs on the complex‚Äôs roof should begin Friday, Feb. 11. (David Taffet/Dallas Voice) Owner of Chevelle Apartments says repairs have been … Continue reading

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Dallas Morning News bills gay couple $1,034 for wedding announcement it refused to publish

Mark Reed-Walkup, left, and Dante Walkup After filing a discrimination complaint against The Dallas Morning News for refusing to publish their marriage announcement under “Weddings,” a local gay couple reports that they received a $1,034 bill in the mail for … Continue reading

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More on the anti-gay Baylor Health Care System

OK, so if anything I should be working on my Super Bowl centerpiece story for next week’s Voice right now, but I felt compelled to provide an update on the situation involving the Baylor Tom Landry Fitness Center given the … Continue reading

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Gay couple married via Skype files complaint against DMN for not publishing announcement

A gay couple has filed a discrimination complaint against The Dallas Morning News for refusing to publish their same-sex wedding announcement. Mark Reed-Walkup and Dante Walkup, who were legally married in Washington, D.C., in October, filed the complaint on Friday. … Continue reading

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