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3 02, 2019

Arkansas Supreme court rules city can’t enforce LGBT protections

By | February 3rd, 2019|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

LITTLE ROCK — (02-03-19) — Arkansas Supreme Court ruled last Thursday, that the city of Fayetteville can't enforce LGBT protections based on its ordinance banning discrimination on sexual orientation or gender identity. The state Supreme Court unanimously reversed a Washington County judge’s decision to allow Fayetteville to continue enforcing its anti-discrimination ordinance while the city [...]

26 06, 2017

Supreme Court Rules Gay Couples Entitled to Equal Treatment on Birth Certificates

By | June 26th, 2017|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff WRiter WASHINGTON D.C — The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday to reaffirmed its 2015 decision recognizing a constitutional right for same-sex marriage, ruling that states can not treat married same-sex couples differently from others in issuing birth certificates. As expected, the only dissents in the unsigned ruling were Justice Neil [...]

10 12, 2016

Arkansas’ Supreme Court Blocks Birth Certificates for LGBT Couples

By | December 10th, 2016|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer Court Says State Can Legally Refuse To List Non-Birth Mother LITTLE ROCK, ARK - The Supreme Court of Arkansas refused to overturn a conservative law which allows discrimination against married Gay and Lesbian couples who wish to have both names on the birth certificates of their children. Last Thursday the [...]