By David Sharp, Associated Press | Feb 5
School officials violated state anti-discrimination law when they would not allow a transgender fifth-grader to use the girls' bathroom, according to a ruling by the highest court in Maine that's believed to be the first of its kind.
By GLAD | Jan 30
Today, Maine's highest court ruled that denying a transgender girl the use of the girls' restroom at her school violated her rights under the state's Human Rights Act.
By Sue O'Connell | Jan 29
The Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation was honored on Jan. 23 with a "Community Leadership Award" from The Tiffany Club of New England. The Tiffany Club is a social and support organization for the transgender community.The Foundation was honored for its support of the LGBT community.
By | Jan 9
Co-Founder of ACT-UP
By Alanna Durkin, Associated Press | Jan 8
A governor's race endorsement for U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud by the group that successfully pushed for same-sex marriage in Maine drew a swift rebuke Thursday from independent Eliot Cutler, who pointed out inconsistencies in the congressman's record when it comes to supporting gay rights during his time in the state Legislature.
By GLBTQ-DVP | Dec 11
On December 2, 2013 the Portland Herald Press reported the domestic violence homicide of Matthew Rairdon, 22, of Westbrook, Maine.
By | Nov 26
With the goal of raising awareness about HIV prevention, the Rhode Island Coalition for HIV Prevention will be conducting Rhode Island's 2nd Annual World AIDS Day Event at the Rhode Island Statehouse on Monday, December 2, 2013 at 12:00 noon.
By | Nov 14
Congratulations to renowned fashion designer David Josef and his now-husband, Daniel Forrester.
By Associated Press | Nov 14
Rhode Island House Speaker Gordon Fox has married his longtime partner in a private ceremony in his Statehouse office.
By | Nov 14