Friday, January 23, 2015
LGBT Rights: Huge Disparity Between States
Same-sex couples can legally marry in a majority of US states, but not all states are created equal when it comes to other basic rights.
The HRC’s State Equality Index breaks states into one of four categories based on statewide legislation for issues like marriage, non-discrimination, adoption and hate crimes.
It seems to be a matter of playing the loophole game... time after time Republican lawmakers are introducing bills that undermine the civil rights of the LGBt population.
The Supreme Court decision later this year can't come soon enough...