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Minn. Gay Rights Groups Turn Attention To Bullying

Long before gay rights activists in Minnesota launched a successful campaign to legalize same-sex marriage, they were aiming for another high-profile goal: a state law protecting children from school bullies.

03/02/2014

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Longtime Totino-Grace Teacher Comes Out, Now No Longer With School

A catholic school in Fridley is making news once again, and again the story centers around an instructor’s sexuality.

09/09/2013

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Searching For Gay Marriage Votes At Capitol

Ann Turnbull, a retired state worker with a lesbian partner of 36 years, brought a message to the Capitol Thursday for Minnesota lawmakers who say it’s too soon to legalize gay marriage.

04/18/2013

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Shortly After Coming Out, Blaine Woman Wakes Up To Hate Crime

As Sabrina Wilker opened her car door Sunday morning to drive her younger siblings to church, she was greeted by hate and fear.

07/26/2012

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Petition Circulates Over District’s LGBT Policy

The Anoka-Hennepin School District has taken a lot of criticism for its policy dealing with the sexual orientation of students. Now, the district faces two federal civil rights lawsuits.

08/17/2011

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Gay Marriage Supporters Rally At Minn. Capitol

People pushing for gay marriage in Minnesota are holding a rally outside the State Capitol — and they have the support of Gov. Mark Dayton.

04/14/2011

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Minnesota Gay Rights Group Reacts To Judge’s Ruling

A Hennepin County judge has dismissed a lawsuit that sought to make gay marriage legal in Minnesota.

03/09/2011

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Lady Gaga Takes On Target

For years, musicians have mixed music with politics. But now, one top performer is mixing politics with business.

02/23/2011

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Negative Comments Get Gay Student’s Article Pulled

School leaders at Benilde-St. Margaret asked that a newspaper article be removed from the website after it caused controversy.

11/15/2010

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‘Bullied’ Tells Gay Teen’s History-Changing Case

by Reg Chapman, WCCO-TV MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Too many gay teenagers are taking their lives to escape being taunted or beat up by bullies at school. Their stories sparked one survivor to share his own […]

CBS Minnesota–11/03/2010

8/6/10 Chad Hartman Show

Chad talks about the Koua Fong Lee case plus singer Marc Cohn. Chad talks to Monica Meyer of Outfront Minnesota.

08/06/2010