US Top Court Rules Pro-Gay
In a stunner of a decision, the US Supreme Court has declined without comment to take up Rev Jerry Falwell's appeal challenging a gay New York man for running a Web site that is critical of the Reverend's stance on homosexuality, among other claims.
Gay rights group asks that funds for Baptist university be vetoed
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A gay rights group asked Gov. Ernie Fletcher Wednesday to veto state funding for a private Baptist university after a student claimed he was expelled for being gay.
The organization asked Fletcher to veto $11 million that Kentucky lawmakers approved earlier this week for building a pharmacy school and providing scholarships at the private University of the Cumberlands in southeastern Kentucky. Advocates hand-delivered a binder to Fletcher's office containing hundreds of letters and e-mails supporting their request.