November 2014 Issue

Lesbian woman sues US sperm bank after giving birth to a mixed-race child

Supreme Court Takes No Immediate Action On Gay Marriage

October 2014 Issue

November 2014 Issue

This month… Michele Balan – A Classy, Brassy, Kick-Assy Comic; HERstyle’s 30-Day Workout Challenge; A Conversation with Rita Mae Brown;…

October 2014 Issue

This month… Mary Lambert is harnessing the power of vulnerability; Halloween HERstyle with quick and easy facemasks; Annie Lennox on…

August 2014 Issue

August 2014 Cover

This month… An exclusive interview with the iconic MEREDITH BAXTER on life’s lessons and “Letter to Anita”; Body Art: What is it? Do we like it? Is it even Art?; Andrea Meyerson seeks to entertain and enlighten; …and much more!   Plus, take advantage of our Special 40th Anniversary Annual Price of $9.99!     LESBIAN…

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down Virginia Same-Sex Marriage Ban

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“[I]nertia and apprehension are not legitimate bases for denying same-sex couples due process and equal protection of the laws.” WASHINGTON — The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals held Monday that Virginia’s ban on same-sex couples’ marriages is unconstitutional. On a 2-1 vote, the appeals court joined the wave of court decisions declaring such bans unconstitutional.…

Colorado Marriage Ban Overturned by Federal Court

Colorado Ban on Same-Sex Marriage Ruled Unconstitutional

Today U.S. District Judge Raymond P. Moore ruled against Colorado’s constitutional amendment banning marriage equality.  In Burns v. Hickenlooper, attorneys with Kilmer, Lane and Newman, LLP sued the state on behalf of six same-sex couples who argue that Colorado’s ban on marriage equality violates the U.S. Constitution. Judge Moore stayed his ruling until August 25 to allow the…

Susan Sarandon Joins HRC’s Americans for Marriage Equality

Susan Sarandon

HRC released a video ad featuring legendary actress Susan Sarandon for HRC’s Americans for Marriage Equality campaign.  In the video, the Oscar winner states, “While marriage might not be my thing, if it’s your thing you damn well ought to be able to have it equally and unequivocally.” “Like most Americans, Susan Sarandon knows that all families…

Florida Judge Strikes Down Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Marriage Moves Forward in Florida

Today, July 17, a judge in state court struck down Florida’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples, marking the 25th consecutive ruling in favor of the freedom to marry (with no rulings against) since June 2013. Chief Circuit Judge Luis Garcia ordered the Monroe County Clerk to stop enforcing Florida’s anti-marriage constitutional amendment, saying that…