Avvo, LGBT, Marriage, Rights

The mystery of gays and marriage

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How will the gay community’s attitude toward marriage change in the wake of the Supreme Court’s historic ruling?

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Rights

Love wins: Supreme Court rules in favor of gay marriage

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So many people fought for so long to secure true equality for LGBT Americans. As Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote: “the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.”

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Lisa Bloom, News, Rights, Safety, Tips & How-To

7 things you must do immediately if you’re the victim of excessive police force

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More than 1000 Americans are killed by law enforcement each year, and many more are injured. The top 7 tips to protect your rights.

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Lisa Bloom, News, Rights

Death throes for the Boy Scouts’ discrimination against gay Scout leaders?

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The lesson in Robert Gates’ “I’m-doing-it-because-you’re-making-me-not-because-I-want-to” statement is the power of persistent activism.

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Business, Money, Rights, Safety, Tips & How-To

Ask Avvo: Should I file a workers’ compensation claim or a personal injury lawsuit?

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Avvo attorneys answer your legal questions. This week: If you’re hurt on the job, which is better for you — workers’ compensation or a personal injury lawsuit?

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Lisa Bloom, News, Rights, Safety

Do police lie?

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“Almost everyone twists the truth to avoid punishment, especially when they think they can get away with it.”

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Consumer Protection, Real Estate, Rights, Tips & How-To

Eviction and tenant rights: What to do when you get an eviction notice

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Everything you need to know about coping with a tenant’s worst nightmare.

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Education, Family, Government & Politics, Money, News, Rights

Equal Pay Day reflections around the Web

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An #EqualPayDay roundup of the top tweets and articles that got us thinking about gender dynamics in our personal and professional lives.

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Lisa Bloom, News, Rights

Indiana jury makes dangerous call in feticide case

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After making headlines for LGBT discrimination, Indiana is back in the news — this time for targeting women’s reproductive rights.

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Government & Politics, News, Rights

Whose rights are most right? Religious freedom laws spark debate

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Indiana’s recent Religious Freedom Restoration Act sparked fiery debate about whose rights are being infringed upon the most.

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