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12/03/99 Munter to Lose Governance Power in Proposed Transition to MegaCity
12/18/99 Federal Homelessness Initiative: GLBT Partnering and Priority Ranking Necessary
12/21/99 In Dramatic First, Vermont Court Orders State to Treat Gay and Non-Gay Couples Equally
01/03/00 El Salvador Man in Canada Gets Deportation Order Suspended
01/03/00 UK Gay Couple's Twin Babies Refused Entry Upon Return from US
01/05/00 Canadian National Newspaper Slams Federal Lesbian Program Funding
01/07/00 'Downtown 'Defender' to Retire
01/07/00 Lithuanian Penal Code Draft Includes Sexual Orientation
01/09/00 US Supreme Court Declines to Hear Case of HIV Disability Insurance Cap
01/12/00 UK Lifts Ban on Gays in the Military
01/17/00 Scottish Government's Plan to Repeal Anti-Gay Law Explodes into Controversy, Stakeholder Media Stances
01/24/00 US Presidential Hopeful Visits Gay Bar in Iowa
01/25/00 UK Couple's Babies to Stay
02/26/00 Russian Refugee Lands on Canadian Soil
01/26/00 Malaysian Sodomy Trial Called Corruption Cover-Up
01/27/00 Toronto Police Chief Designate Disappoints at Community Meeting
01/28/00 A Tale of Two Soldiers:  One Out, and One ... Out!
01/29/00 Miami Area Equality Ordinance Under Threat
01/31/00 Council of Europe Proposes Historic Anti-Homophobia Measure
02/01/00 'Don't Ask. Don't Tell.' Now, 'Don't Talk, Don't Look.'
02/03/00 San Francisco Plans to Cease Helping Deport Illegal Gay Partners
02/03/00 Sexual Orientation Not Cause for Jury Dismissal, California Says
02/03/00 Dismissed UK Service Member Receives Compensation
02/06/00 Finland Elects Pro-Gay Woman President
02/06/00 Orange Curtain Rises for Teens (A little.)
02/07/00 US Presidential Candidate Meets with Rights Group
02/08/00 UK House of Lords Votes to Keep Anti-Gay Law
02/08/00 Germany Introduces Equal Tax Benefits
02/08/00 Canadian Omnibus Equality Bill Expected
02/10/00 'An Historic Day for Equality Rights in Canada'
02/10/00 Vermont House Committee Chooses Domestic Partnership
02/12/00 The New Canadian Equality:  A First Look
02/14/00 Israel Grants Residency to Bi-National Partners
02/15/00 US Same Sex Immigration Bill Introduced
02/15/00 Gore Sets Date to Appear at Gay.com
02/16/00 Corrections Canada Policy Reversed for Trans Inmates
02/17/00 Partner of 28-Years Disinherited
02/18/00 Fiji Constitutional Protection Under Threat
02/19/00 The New Canadian Equality:  What It Means, Exactly
02/21/00 LDS Church Pro- Prop 22 Signs Used for Bonfire
02/24/00 Alberta Bill to Ban Marriage Passes Second Reading
02/24/00 Canada's Equality Bill Passes Second Reading
02/26/00 Ontario Expands Protection to Include Jeers, Jokes
02/28/00 Austria's Community Joins 1/4 Million Strong Demonstration
02/28/00 Latvia:  Homophobia Rises in Alleged Government Paedophile Scandal
03/01/00 Vermont Crafts 'Separate but Equal' Civil Union Bill
03/01/00 Bradley to Appear at gay.com
03/01/00 Canada's Justice Minister Defends Not Legislating Marriage Definition
03/01/00 US House Resolution Set to Condemn Human Rights Violations Based on Sexual Orientation
03/03/00 Canada's Lobby Groups Testify on Equality Bill
03/11/00 Canadian Benefits Bill In Trouble
03/14/00 Family Advocates Protest Equality Bill on Parliament H
03/15/00 EGALE Prepares for Possible Age of Consent Change
03/16/00 Supreme Court of Canada Told Porn Part of Gay Identity
03/17/00 Vermont Civil Union Bill Passes
03/20/00 Alberta 'Notwithstands' Marriage
03/21/00 Toronto Drag Queen Runs For Mayor
03/22/00 Canadian Government Loses Courage
03/22/00 Equality Bill Anti-Marriage Amendment Proposed
03/22/00 US Supreme Court Upholds Funding for Student Groups
03/23/00 Canada's Equality Bill Falls Victim to Liberal Caucus Leadership Row
03/24/00 BC Group Wins Against Mayor for Proclaiming Pride Day with No 'Pride'
03/27/00 Vermont Couples' Rights Process Mirroring Canada's
03/29/00 Toy Company Wants To Ban Gay And Lesbian Sites
04/03/00 Fellowships at the NGLTF Policy Institute
04/04/00 Equality Bill Slices and Dices
04/04/00 Natives Oppose Equality Bill
04/07/00 Canada Introduces New Immigration Act
04/07/00 Newspaper Ad Attacking Gays OK
04/07/00 Australian Government Urged to Act on Senate Gay Super Report
04/10/00 Miami's Non-Discrimination Ordinance Safe - Insufficient Signatures Gathered
04/10/00 German Soldier Reinstated
04/10/00 Rio de Janeiro Imposes Penalties for Discrimination
04/11/00 Canadian House of Commons Overwhelmingly Passes Equality Bill
04/11/00 Salt Lake School Ban of Gay-Straight Alliance Going to Court
04/12/00 California Assembly Committee Approves Domestic Partnership Bill
04/12/00 US Insurer to Lift Discriminatory Caps on AIDS Coverage
04/12/00 UK Mag Editor to Challenge 'Net Libel' Law
04/17/00 Malaysia Arrests Anwar Supporters
04/17/00 Nepali Youth Imprisoned for Being Lesbian
04/19/00 Students Ask Judge to Open School Doors to Club with Gay Perspective
04/20/00 Vermont Couples One Step Away From Legal Recognition
04/25/00 Vermont Civil Union Bill Passed for 'Humanity, Dignity, Freedom and Independence'
04/25/00 NY Non-Discrimination Bill Moves Through Senate
04/26/00 'US Boy Scouts Gay Ban Hits Supreme Court
04/27/00 Salt Lake Judge Says Student Gay Club Can Meet
04/28/00 Saudi Arabia Sentences Transvestites to Brutal Flogging
05/01/00 Austria's Haider Formally Steps Down
05/04/00 Massachusetts State Health Insurance Ordered to Cover Costs of Transsexual Woman
05/04/00 French Army Says 'Rambos No,' 'Gays Yes'
05/10/00 Belgium Same Sex Couples Law:  A status nobody wants.
05/11/00 Rainbow BC to Interior's Mayors:  'Them's fighting words'
05/12/00 Canada's Equality Bill Moves Through Senate
05/12/00 UK Repeal of Section 28 Not Looking Good
05/12/00 Ukrainian G & L Organization Sues State for Denial of Non-Profit Status
05/15/00 Toronto Lawyer Battles City Hall To Marry
05/15/00 Glasgow Gay Groups' City Funding Frozen by Section 28 Court Action
05/16/00 Last Out, First Back
05/16/00 University Housing Discrimination Case to Go to NY's Highest Court
05/17/00 Canadian Government's Mega Database Doesn't Reveal Sexual Orientation - Yet
05/17/00 Hate, Love & Legalese:  Senate Committee hearings on Canada's equality bill
05/18/00 Canada's Gay Lobby Set to Sue for Marriage Rights
05/19/00 Canadian Same Sex Marriage:  The battle begins.
05/23/00 Student Brother of Gay Man to Sue School for Harassment
05/24/00 New England States Move to Protect G & L Students
05/24/00 Singapore Forum Outlawed
05/25/00 World Pride 2000 Shakes Italy
05/26/00 Ontario 'Separate but Equal' Category Stands:  Supreme Court
05/30/00 Former Zimbabwe President Jailed for Sodomy
05/30/00 Israel Says Lesbian Partner Can be Parent
05/30/00 BC Government Supports Same Sex Marriage
05/30/00 Canadian Government Mega Database to be Dismantled
05/30/00 Rome Pulls Support for World Pride
05/31/00 Protests at Italian Embassies Worldwide Called for Thursday
06/02/00 Multi-City Protests Staged Against Italian Government
06/05/00 US President Clinton Proclaims Pride Month
06/06/00 Reject HIV-Positive Immigrants:  Canadian Public
06/06/00 International Lesbian and Gay Law Association Announces First Meeting
06/07/00 Proposed New Canadian Immigration Act Passes Second Reading
06/07/00 New York State Senate Passes Hate Crimes Bill
06/08/00 Two Texas Men Arrested While in Bed Get Conviction Overturned
06/08/00 Senate Committee Forwards Canada's Equality Bill with Marriage Clause Intact
06/12/00 Forty Dead While BC Government Denies Health Benefits
06/13/00 Equality Moves Forward for BC Residents
06/13/00 Pride Committee Takes On Saskatchewan Government
06/12/00 Lesbian Caucus Addresses Open Letter to the UN Beijing +5 Special Session
06/13/00 Three Domestic Partnership Bills Before Spanish Parliament
06/13/00 Adoption of Stepchildren in Gay and Lesbian Families in Iceland
06/13/00 Europe Lobbies Parliamentary Assembly on Lesbian and Gay Issues
06/14/00 Saskatchewan to Review Proclamation Guidelines
06/15/00 Sask Pride Proclamation Becomes Political Powder Keg
06/15/00 New Canadian Equality One Step Away
06/20/00 Insurance Company Rebuffed for Denying Benefits to PWAs
06/21/00 'One Step Closer to a Safer America'
06/21/00 California Lesbian Teacher Vindicated
06/21/00 Saskatoon Pride Files Human Rights Complaint
06/21/00 German Registered Partnership Bill Makes Progress
06/21/00 Belgium to Open Up Marriage
06/21/00 Tasmania Told 120 Laws Discriminatory
06/23/00 Put 'Gender Identity' in Canadian HR Act:  Review Panel
06/25/00 Gays Say Day Sexy
06/29/00 US Scouts Can Boot Gay Leaders
06/30/00 Congratulations Canada:  You're 'Common Law!'
07/07/00 Ottawa Says 'Thanks' to Diane Holmes
07/07/00 Day Will Win Race and Alliance Will Split At the Seams
07/12/00 Canada Pledges $1M to Help AIDS Orphans
07/15/00 BC Couple Impatient to Get Married
07/15/00 Canadians Join Call for Global AIDS Strategy
07/18/00 Quebec Couple Ecstatic Over Dual Mom Recognition
07/21/00 BC Government Petitions Court to Allow Same Sex Marriage
07/25/00 Canadians Get in Gear for Advocacy
09/01/00 Denver Clogger Gets Locked Out
09/01/00 Sex versus Relationships:  The Surrey book banning case