Good As You: Florida Roundup

02/01/2008

FL: Trio of A's angers duo of gays

A Florida gay man is bringing to a light the fact that his state's leg of the AAA automobile club has different standards for married heterosexuals and domestically-partnered gay people. In Florida, a gay person and their partner must both...

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01/30/2008

Will state of Sunshine block gay Rays?

Not only was yesterday primary election day in Florida, but it was also the deadline for the petitions designed to put a gay marriage amendment on the state's ballot being returned. That being the case, both sides of the issue...

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01/28/2008

He who's turned fear into artform tries to flip the picture

Speaking about the battle in Florida between those who want to alter the state constitution so that it explicitly discriminates against gay people vs. those who favor things like decency, fairness, and humanity, the Family Research Council's Tony Perkins (or...

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01/16/2008

Florida petition: Annotated for everyone's pleasure

You might be surprised, but we have actually filled out the petition that is seeking to ban gay marriage in Florida. See, we've uploaded a copy as proof: (click for full size) It is, after all, important for us to...

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01/15/2008

Church: Come for the wine and wafer, stay for the society-weakening petition

Yesterday we brought you the wonderfully hopeful news that Florida's gay marriage ban supporters had fallen short of the signatures needed to place the question on the 2008 ballot, but also with the caveat that the supporters of the historical...

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01/14/2008

FL nups ban to be saved from itself?

Not so fast, Florida's freedom contrarians. Even though you all announced back in December that you had achieved enough signatures to put a proposed gay marriage ban on the state's 2008 ballot, it is now being reported that the attempt...

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12/13/2007

History is littered with trash

Touting the news that their organization has obtained enough verified signatures to have their heaping pile of cow dung gay marriage amendment placed on the Sunshine State's 2008 ballot, the anti-gay group calling itself Florida4Marriage.org has issue a press release...

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12/04/2007

And now in reprehensible goal achievement news

The so-called Christian Family Council has announced that they have submitted the additional 3,000+ petition signatures that they needed to place a gay marriage amendment on Florida's 2008 ballot: Christian Family Coalition files remaining petition signatures needed to place Florida...

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02/15/2006

FL: Measure to right Anita Bryant's wrongs suffers snag

A bill that would have amended Florida's gay-banning adoption law to allow 'mosexuals to participate in the caretaking fun under special circumstances (adoptee lived with the gay proposing to adopt, adoptee recognized them as parent, a judge found the situation...

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