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December 2010

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Nov 2009 to Date
Months Years
Govt. Seeks to Suspend DADT Lawsuit Appeal US (CA) 30 DEC

Autistic teenage boy to swap gender AU 29 DEC

Transgender man marries, has marriage revoked in the same day US (MI) 29 DEC

In a first, ILS to launch certificate course in gay rights, issues IN 28 DEC

Allentown considers extending medical benefits to same-sex couples US (PA) 27 DEC

Student study shows gay patients face discrimination in Croatia HR 27 DEC

East Lansing set to offer same-sex benefits US (MI) 27 DEC

Church free to ban gay foster parents AU (NSW) 27 DEC

Men with historic gay sex convictions to have 'crimes' expunged UK 25 DEC

State lawmakers plan return of "defense of marriage" act US (WY) 25 DEC

Arizona's unmarried partners set to lose health-care benefits US (AZ) 24 DEC

Christian homophobes should not be criminalised UK 23 DEC

LGBT Protections for Utah County US (UT) 23 DEC

D.C. urges Supreme Court to pass on Marriage Case US (DC) 23 DEC

Civil Partnership Registration in Ireland – Details IE 23 DEC

Civil Partnership Act Commences IE 23 DEC

DADT Lawsuit Not Dead Yet US (WA) 22 DEC

Consular Report of Birth Abroad Certificate Improvements US (DC) 22 DEC

Montgomery to implement same-sex benefits law US (MD) 22 DEC

Attorney General appeals in transsexual marriage case MT 21 DEC

Alberta hastily scrubs homosexuality as disorder from diagnostic guide CA (AB) 22 DEC

U.N. restores gay reference to violence measure UN 21 DEC

Attorney General appeals in transsexual marriage case MT 21 DEC

North Carolina court voids certain adoption by same-sex couple US (NC) 20 DEC

Legal ruling will allow gay men to adopt partner's child IL 20 DEC

Senate votes to REPEAL Don't Ask, Don't Tell US (DC) 18 DEC

Zimbabwe court acquits LGBT activist ZW 17 DEC

Civil Unions Bill to be Introduced in Colorado US (CO) 16 DEC

Man fined S$3,000 for sex act in public SG 16 DEC

House votes to repeal ban on open gays in military US (DC) 15 DEC

First Latina, Openly Gay Colorado Supreme Court Justice US (CO) 12 DEC

New DADT Repeal Bill (S.4022) Introduced US (DC) 11 DEC

Brazil gay couples entitled to pension benefits BR 10 DEC

Canadian military publishes new transgender policy CA 10 DEC

Man battles lesbian couple for access to child he fathered UK 10 DEC

Judge hears state, county challenge to gay marriage ban US (MN) 10 DEC

Tasmania moves on surrogacy AU (TAS) 09 DEC

Senate blocks repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell' US (DC) 09 DEC

Fair Housing Bill Introduced US (DC) 08 DEC

Singapore court disallows constitutional challenge against gay sex law SG 08 DEC

Compo for positive man denied treatment AU (NSW) 08 DEC

Lithuania to vote on fining people who 'promote' homosexuality 08 DEC

Texas to Define Bullying in Schools US (TX) 07 DEC

Czech Republic uses 'gay tests' on asylum seekers CZ 06 DEC

Test tube law discriminates against lesbians NL 06 DEC

Skype gay marriage deemed invalid by courts US (TX), (DC) 05 DEC

Clerk: Law's implementation will be civil US (IL) 03 DEC

Gay dad wins fight to spend time with kids UK 02 DEC

Russian gays not banned from military service – Putin RU 02 DEC

Commonwealth Foundation opposes anti-gay laws UK 02 DEC

Illinois moves toward gay civil unions US (IL) 01 DEC

Brethren appeal VCAT decision AU (VIC) 01 DEC

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