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Calif. Supremes rules against zealot doctor
by Lisa Keen - Keen News Service

The Supreme Court of California ruled unanimously Monday (August 18) that a medical practice cannot use the religious beliefs of its doctors to deny certain medical services to a Lesbian.

Guadalupe Benitez, with the help of Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, filed the lawsuit in August 2001 against the North Coas
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Chris Porter - Seattle Gay delegate to the Democratic National Convention
by Mike Andrew - SGN Contributing Writer

Chris Porter won his seat as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in a coin-toss at his 7th Congressional District Caucus. The outcome was not as random as it sounds, however.

Like thousands of other Democrats, Porter attended his precinct caucus last February
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Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi marry in California
by Rex Wockner - SGN Contributing Writer

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, 50, and actress Portia de Rossi, 35, got married August 16 at their home in Beverly Hills.

They are the biggest names to tie the knot since the California Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage took effect on June 16.

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SGN INTERVIEW: Police respond to Bias Crimes Audit
by Mike Andrew - SGN Contributing Writer

In an exclusive interview with the Seattle Gay News on Tuesday, Assistant Police Chief Jim Pryor, commander of the Seattle Police Department's Criminal Investigation Bureau and Captain Dave Emerick of the SPD's Violent Crimes Section responded to recommendations made in the Bias Crimes
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Sixth annual Gender Odyssey Transgender Conference
Gender Odyssey announces its sixth annual conference for Transgender and all gender-variant people, their families, loved ones and health care providers at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center in Seattle, Washington, Saturday, August 30 to Monday, September 1. In addition to 70 workshops and facilitated discussions, Gender Odyssey more
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McCain the appeaser
by Marc Paige - Special to the SGN

Remember the 1999 John McCain who said he would be "comfortable" with a Gay president? He is long gone. John McCain today is uncomfortable with even a Gay-friendly vice-president. The 2008 John McCain states that those who support the rights of Gay people are not welcome on his presidential
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Fundraiser brings the bayou to Seattle
by Scott Rice - SGN Contributing Writer

Southern Decadence
August 31 - 7 PM
The Mainstage Comedy Club


Blanche DuBois wouldn't miss the Southern Decadence Underwear Dance Party, and neither should you. The party starts with cocktails at 7 p.m., August 31. Everybody should be in their skivvies
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A witch-hunt at Manhunt
by Chris Crain - SGN Contributing Writer

They say politics makes for strange bedfellows, and that's certainly true of the $2,300 contribution by a co-founder of Manhunt, the Gay hookup site, to the campaign of Republican John McCain. Unfortunately, the boycott demands that came in response only prove once again that despite a
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International News
International News
by Rex Wockner - SGN Contributing Writer

Eurovision resists involvement with Moscow Pride
The executive supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest is resisting any involvement with next year's Moscow Pride events, scheduled to take place the day of the Eurovision grand finale in the same general location.

Pride organizer Nikolai A
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Northwest News
Northwest News
COUNTRY DOCTOR COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC OFFERS HEALTH CARE NIGHT FOR LGBTQ COMMUNITY
Spectrum Natural Health at County Doctor Community Health Clinic, 500 19th Ave. E. offers primary and naturopathic care for the LGBTQ community every Thursday, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Providers have been serving the LGBTQ community for many years. Cost is sliding scale - no one t
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National News
National News
NATIONAL NEWS by Rex Wockner - SGN Contributing Writer

Gay man likely to be elected to Congress
An openly Gay man won the Democratic primary in Colorado's 2nd Congressional District August 12 and is considered a shoo-in to win the general election in November.

If he does, Jared Polis, 33, will become the first openly Gay man elected t
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3109TH CONGRESS - CONGRESSIONAL SCORECARD

U.S. Senate

A. Federal Marriage Amendment (S.J. Res. 1)
The Federal Marriage Amendment would enshrine discrimination into the U.S. Constitution by defining marriage as the union be
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Disappointed in Obama
by Jennifer Vanasco - SGN Contributing Writer

Maybe you're disappointed by Barack Obama.

I know I am.

Maybe, for example, you listened to Obama and John McCain talk about Gay marriage on Saturday with Rev. Rick Warren, the pastor of the giant evangelical Saddleback Church, and the host of the f
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Centers for Disease Control: "Oops, we were wrong"
by Paul Varnell - SGN Contributing Writer

For upwards of 15 years, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in its annual assessment of HIV and AIDS has stated that the number of new HIV infections was about 40,000.

Then, at the beginning of August, it published a study showing that its previous figures we
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