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With Roe Dead, Some Fear Rollback Of LGBTQ And Other Rights

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision allowing states to ban abortion is stirring alarm among LGBTQ advocates. They fear that the ruling could someday allow a rollback of legal protections for gay relationships, including the right for same-sex couples to marry.

Biden Administration Moves To Expand Title IX Protections

The Biden administration has proposed a dramatic overhaul of campus sexual assault rules. The goal is to expand protections for LGBTQ students, bolster the rights of victims and widen colleges’ responsibilities in addressing sexual misconduct.

Japan Court Says Ban On Same-Sex Marriage Constitutional

A Japanese court has ruled that the country’s ban on same-sex marriage does not violate the constitution, and rejected demands for compensation by three couples who said their right to free union and equality has been violated.

Cooper Signs NC Medical Marijuana Bill

NC Governor Roy Cooper signs a bill that addresses arson, drugs, and insurance.  Cooper had signed three bills into law, including one that addresses federally approved medicines that contain marijuana or its active ingredient.

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