Neighbors attempted to evict Dr. Honduras Brazil Chile Peru. July 27, - Boy Scouts of America President Robert Gates announces, "the national executive board ratified a resolution removing the national restriction on openly gay leaders and employees. June 24, - Obama announces the designation of the first national monument to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender LGBT rights. Constitution, the first time the ban on gay marriage has been ruled unconstitutional under the U. The policy blocks individuals who have been diagnosed with a condition known as gender dysphoria from serving with limited exceptions and specifies that they can serve only according to the sex they were assigned at birth.
Supreme Court, in the case Lawrence v.
Timeline: Key events in the history of U.S. gay rights
All persons who have the shameful custom of condemning a man's body, acting the part of a woman's to the sufferance of alien sex for they appear not to be different from womenshall expiate a crime of this kind in avenging flames in the sight of the people. Spacey apologized to Rapp in the statement and also said, "I have loved and had romantic encounters with men throughout my life, and I choose now to live as a gay man. Matlovich is awarded his back pay and a retroactive promotion. January 1, - Maryland becomes the first state to statutorily ban same-sex marriage. While accepting a humanitarian award in"White Collar" star Matt Bomer said he "especially" wanted to thank "my beautiful family: The Construction of Homosexuality. He later dies due to his injuries sustained in the beating.
In March she married one of the show's stars, Samira Wiley. In DecemberAlcorn, 17, was fatally struck by a tractor-trailer on an interstate after leaving a suicide note that said in part, "To put it simply, I feel like a girl trapped in a boy's body. The policy is known as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell. Actress Kristen Stewart referred to herself as "so gay" during her monologue when she hosted "Saturday Night Live" in February. For this reason we shall attempt to abolish the horrible crime of sodomy, which is as contrary to Divine precept as it is to chastity. MacCulloch says "he fell in love" and further adds in a footnote "There has been much modern embarrassment and obfuscation on Erasmus and Rogerus, but see the sensible comment in J.