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3 Michigan cities ban gay conversion therapy for minors, protecting 1%...

This week, Ferndale became the third city in Michigan to ban the practice of gay conversion therapy for minors. Following in the footsteps of Huntington...
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Nessel files for emergency motion in anti-LGBTQ adoption case

Two weeks after a federal judge said the state can’t refuse to work with anti-LGBTQ adoption agencies, Attorney General Dana Nessel seeks to appeal...

Supreme Court appears split as justices weigh landmark LGBTQ rights case

WASHINGTON — Key conservative justices on the U.S. Supreme Court appear open to the argument that federal law prohibits workplace discrimination based on sexual...

SCOTUS to hear case Tuesday on whether it’s legal to fire...

WASHINGTON — Can employers legally fire people simply because they’re gay, lesbian or transgender? That is the question at the crux of a trio of...

Woman fights for civil rights in first-ever transgender case before the...

The first case involving the civil rights of transgender people will go before the U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 8 to rule whether a...
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Judge says state can’t refuse to work with anti-LGBTQ adoption agencies

Religious-based adoption agencies can once again refuse services to same-sex couples and still receive state funding after a federal court ruling Thursday. District Judge Robert...

Right-wing group says Dems support LGBTQ rights too much, officials have...

After a small group organizing a so-called “religious liberty” rally at the Michigan Capitol next month criticized some state officials as being too cozy...

Trump labor secretary pick Scalia questioned gay rights in 1985 article

WASHINGTON — When Eugene Scalia was a fourth-year English major at the University of Virginia in 1985, he penned an article for the student...

Court says Arizona company doesn’t have to make invitations for same-sex...

A divided Arizona Supreme Court ruled Monday that the city of Phoenix’s non-discrimination ordinance can’t force a Christian-owned company to create custom invitations for...

Dems decry Trump’s rhetoric at ‘Take on Hate’ rally

Several Michigan Democrats and more than 40 organizations rallied in Dearborn Thursday night to combat the rise of “hateful rhetoric.” The small event of about...

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