gayrights2015

Jessica Robinson / Northwest News Network

A law that would protect gays from discrimination in Idaho could finally have Republican support in the legislature next year, after a decade. A Republican working on the bill says it would be a balance between gay rights and religious freedom.

Alan Sylvestre / OPB

Friday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage reflects a remarkable shift in Americans' personal views, just in the last decade.

Alan Sylvestre / OPB

Northwest politicians reacted Friday to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that legalized gay marriage in all 50 states.

Austin Jenkins / Northwest News Network

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled this morning that same-sex couples have the constitutional right to marry in every state.

Austin Jenkins / Northwest News Network

Idaho lawmakers unhappy with the legalization of gay marriage in the state are calling on Congress to do something about “activist judges.”

Idaho Gay Rights Bill Dies In Tearful Committee Hearing

Jan 29, 2015
Jessica Robinson / Northwest News Network

A committee in the Idaho House Thursday rejected a gay rights measure known as the “Add the Words bill” on a 13-4 party line vote.

Jessica Robinson / Northwest News Network

A panel in the Idaho House is expected to vote Thursday morning on a bill that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Jessica Robinson / Northwest News Network

Opponents of a gay rights measure in Idaho are highlighting what they call the “bathroom” problem.

Jessica Robinson / Northwest News Network

Several hundred people packed an auditorium in the Idaho Capitol this morning for a hearing on a measure known as the Add the Words bill.

Supreme Court Gay Marriage Cases Will Decide Idaho

Jan 16, 2015
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The U.S. Supreme Court Friday agreed to take up cases challenging gay marriage bans in Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky.

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