California Passes “Yes Means Yes” Sexual Consent Bill

A new bill requiring college students to get “affirmative consent” before sex was unanimously passed by the California senate in late August, reports The Guardian. The bill, SB 967, being called the “yes means yes” [...]

Same-Sex Couple’s Adoption Granted in Wisconsin Court

A judge in Wisconsin ruled that constitutionally valid same-sex marriages must be recognized under Wisconsin state adoption laws, reports the Jurist. On Wednesday, September 10, 2014, Judge Shelley Gaylord, of the Wisconsin Dane County Circuit [...]

Gambia Passes New Anti-LGBT Bill

The Gambia passed a bill in August 2014 that amended its criminal code to make “aggravated homosexuality” punishable by life imprisonment, according to The Guardian. Previously in Gambia, homosexual acts by either men or women [...]

New Law Gives Grandparents More Rights in Nova Scotia

The Canadian province, Nova Scotia, amended a custody act giving grandparents new rights effective September 1, 2014, reports Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Previously under the Maintenance and Custody Act if grandparents sought access to their grandchildren [...]

CDC Allegedly Covers Up Data Proving Vaccines Caused Autism

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) allegedly covered up findings about a link between the MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) vaccine and autism, which senior scientist, William W. Thompson, unknowingly revealed in a recently [...]

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