Federal Judge Strikes Down Texas Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge on Wednesday declared Texas' ban on gay marriage unconstitutional but left the ban in place while an appeals court considers the matter. The judge, Orlando Garcia of U.S. District Court in San Antonio, wrote that the state's marriage

Federal Judge Voids Texas Gay Marriage Ban

Garcia ruled in a case that was brought by four plaintiffs including Victor Holmes and Mark Phariss, who say that the ban on gay marriage, which Texas enacted in 2005, infringes on their rights. "We are extremely happy — happy beyond words — with

Ugandan tabloid prints list of 'homosexuals'

(CNN) — A day after Uganda passed harsh anti-gay laws, a tabloid newspaper came out with a list of what it called the country's top homosexuals. The cover of the Red Pepper newspaper read, "EXPOSED! Uganda's 200 Top Homos Named," with several