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N.J. cop files sexual-harassment suit

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N.J. cop files sexual-harassment suit

Tim Cwiek    September 3, 2015

Haddon Township Police Officer Jason DeMent says he faces dismissal after he rebuffed Haddon Township Police Chief Mark Cavallo’s sexual advances, then requested a temporary accommodation for his vision impairment. 

Eight men in Delaware sting operation get probation

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Eight men in Delaware sting operation get probation

Tim Cwiek    September 3, 2015

Eight of the 12 men arrested during a recent sting operation near Rehoboth Beach were given brief periods of probation, in return for an opportunity to have their criminal records...

Hearing scheduled for ‘suitcase’ murder

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Hearing scheduled for ‘suitcase’ murder

Jen Colletta    September 3, 2015

A man accused of stabbing and beating to death a local gay man, and disposing of his body in a suitcase, was formally arraigned this week.

Will state agency investigate LGBT antibias complaints?

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Will state agency investigate LGBT antibias complaints?

Tim Cwiek    September 3, 2015

Despite recent rulings by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that anti-LGBT workplace bias is a form of sex discrimination, it remains unclear whether the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission will...

Penn earns top marks as LGBT-friendly campus

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Penn earns top marks as LGBT-friendly campus

Paige Cooperstein    September 3, 2015

After three months of gathering information for the Campus Pride Index, the University of Pennsylvania earned a perfect score as an LGBT-friendly campus.

Miss’d America back with some big changes

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Miss’d America back with some big changes

Jen Colletta    September 3, 2015

If you’re looking for an escape from Popefest later this month, high-tail it to Atlantic City for the annual Miss’d America Pageant, which this year will be held on a...

Conversion-therapy backers among World Meeting participants

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Conversion-therapy backers among World Meeting participants

Jen Colletta    August 26, 2015

Much of the publicity about the upcoming World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia has centered on the participation by Pope Francis, but for several days before the papal visit, the...

Obituary: Michael Carney, Venture Inn waiter

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Obituary: Michael Carney, Venture Inn waiter

Jen Colletta    August 26, 2015

A longtime and beloved waiter at one of the city’s oldest gay bars and restaurants died earlier this month.