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Locals react to SCOTUS ruling

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Locals react to SCOTUS ruling

Jen Colletta    June 26, 2015

Reaction to Friday's landmark marriage-equality ruling is pouring in from all corners of the country. Here's a sampling of what some of our local leaders are saying about the ruling: 

LGBT film fest raising money for Ugandan filmmaker

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LGBT film fest raising money for Ugandan filmmaker

Ryan Kasley    June 25, 2015

qFLIX, a Philadelphia-based LGBT film festival, needs your help in bringing a Ugandan filmmaker across the Atlantic for the world premier of his movie, which documents the persecution of gays...

Trial date set in Williams case

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Trial date set in Williams case

Tim Cwiek    June 25, 2015

A trial date has been set in the homicide case of Diamond Williams, a local transgender woman who was stabbed to death two years ago.

Local orgs protest LGBT detainee conditions

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Local orgs protest LGBT detainee conditions

Ryan Kasley    June 25, 2015

A number of local LGBT, Latino and immigrant community organizations gathered at the Berks Family Residential Center this week to protest what they called the deplorable treatment of its detainees.

Three years out, murder victim’s family remains hopeful

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Three years out, murder victim’s family remains hopeful

Jen Colletta    June 25, 2015

“We still don’t know why.”

Lib City leader launches youth program with $10K award

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Lib City leader launches youth program with $10K award

Jen Colletta    June 25, 2015

Ten local men were presented a prestigious honor this week — including an LGBT community member who plans to use the award to empower local youth.

Hearings delayed in murder of gay man

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Hearings delayed in murder of gay man

Jen Colletta    June 24, 2015

The hearings for two people accused in the murder of a local gay man were postponed this week.

Man alleges rape as Penn student

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Man alleges rape as Penn student

Tim Cwiek    June 18, 2015

Reginald Stewart alleges he was raped by a classmate while he was a student at the University of Pennsylvania and he’s seeking justice for his ordeal.