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August 30, 2016

 

Many of the people who testified at Tuesday's hearing have testified in previous hearings on the issue.

Lawmakers Make No Recommendations After LGBT Rights Hearing

For those who’ve followed Indiana’s LGBT rights debate over the last year and a half, Tuesday’s hearing yielded nothing new.

August 29, 2016

 

Rainbow LGBT Pride/American flag.

Lawmakers To Begin Studying LGBT Rights Debate This Week

Anti-discrimination legislation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Hoosiers couldn’t make it out of committee last session.

May 5, 2016

 

School-related civil rights complaints are at a a record high in 2015

School Civil Rights Complaints Reach An All-Time High

About one in five grievances alleged discrimination based on race, color or national origin.

February 3, 2016

 

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LGBT Rights Debate Will Continue: What Happens Next?

Republican and Democratic lawmakers and LGBT advocates agree that the LGBT rights debate won’t end.

January 27, 2016

 

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LGBT Rights: What You Need To Know About Today’s Debate

Four proposed Senate bills concern giving civil rights protections to members of the LGBT community.

January 4, 2016

 

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House Speaker Urges Civility During Upcoming LGBT Debate

House Speaker Brian Bosma is calling for people to be respectful and also remain positive about the state’s image.

January 4, 2016

 

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Expect A Short, Tumultuous Legislative Session

This session will be dominated by debate over granting civil rights protections to gays and lesbians.

September 22, 2015

 

Congressman John Lewis

Civil Rights Icon John Lewis Visits IU

Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis says change can be accomplished without violence.

September 9, 2015

 

Freedom Indiana

Freedom Indiana Gearing Up For Statewide Civil Rights Fight

Freedom Indiana’s push to defeat the religious freedom bill known as RFRA this past session was largely unsuccessful.

July 31, 2015

 

The Brazil Daily Times

Fifty One Years Ago President Johnson Signs Civil Rights Act

Take a look back in our “History Through Headlines” segment. It was 1964. The Beatles came to America and the World’s Fair was held in New York City.

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