LGBTQ Southern kids disowned by their families & how they find help.
Exemption for Religious Providers Pulled from Final Bill
Case tests reach of ban on sex discrimination in workplace
Foster care non-discrimination laws protect LGBT foster parents from discrimination by foster care agencies and officials. Some states permits state-licensed child welfare agencies to refuse to place and provide services to children and families, including LGBT people and same-sex couples, if doing so conflicts with their religious beliefs.
From a trans "bathroom bill" in Anchorage to "parody marriage" legislation in South Carolina, a number of new bills are causing LGBTQ advocates concern.
Seven states still have laws that specifically target gay students.