MONDAY KICKSTARTER: NJ Senate Approves Transgender Birth Certificate Bill

All weekend I trolled the web for LGBT headlines so you wouldn’t have to. Here’s what I found:

PROGRESS REPORT

New Jersey Senate Panel approves a bill that requires the state Health Department to issue a new birth certificate to people who have completed gender reassignment surgery.

New Jersey Senate Panel approves a bill that requires the state Health Department to issue a new birth certificate to people who have completed gender reassignment surgery.




New Jersey Senate Panel approves transgender birth certificate bill

U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands filing of joing customs eeclarations to include gay couples

Education secretary urges equal treatment of gay couples in federal college loan applications

Lesbian couple first to marry in Mexican state

Israel's first memorial to gay holocaust victims unveiled

MARRIAGE EQUALITY NEWS

University of Southern Indiana faculty votes to oppose state's gay marriage ban

RUSSIA WATCH

French president to boycott Sochi Olympics

Olympic gold medalist Greg Louganis urges protest of Russian anti-gay laws

Lindsay Lohan announces she is going to pen a new book telling us all about her times in rehab.

Publishers are clamoring for a book Linsday Lohan began writing in rehab about seeking sobriety, being famous and having Michael Lohan for a father. Sounds like a doozy!

Russian actor says gays should be burned alive in ovens

INDIA WATCH

Thousands ban together to protest India Supreme Court's decision to criminalize gay sex

POLLS

Majority of Americans support trans-inclusive ENDA

CELEBRITY

Lindsay Lohan is writing a book about being in rehab

Jennifer Saunders will write a book to — about Absolutely Fabulous

Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Joan Fontaine is dead at 96

Mary Cheney hosts marriage equality fundraiser in Indiana

X Factor winner James Arthur apologizes for anti-gay remarks on live TV

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