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Arizona Governor Vetoes Controversial Senate Bill 1062

After days of mounting pressure from Democrats and fellow Republicans, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has decided to veto the controversial Senate Bill 1062.


A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Credit: PEDRO ARMESTRE/Getty Images)

Ariz. Legislature Approves Bill Allowing Businesses To Refuse Service To Gays Due To Religious Beliefs

The Arizona Legislature gave final approval to legislation that allows business owners asserting their religious beliefs to refuse service to gays, drawing backlash from Democrats who called the proposal “state-sanctioned discrimination” and an embarrassment.


ESPN NFL football analyst Steve Young on set of a Monday Night Football game between the Arizona Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers at University of Phoenix Stadium on Oct. 29, 2012 in Glendale, Ariz. (credit: Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Steve Young To Give Keynote Address At Gay Mormons Conference

Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young and his wife Barb are scheduled to give the keynote address at an upcoming conference promoting acceptance of gays and lesbians in the Mormon Church.


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Mormon Church Pleased With Boy Scouts Proposal

The Mormon church has given its blessing to the Boy Scouts of America on its latest proposal to lift the gay ban for youth members but continue to exclude gays as adult leaders.