Virginia

October 7, 2014

Top List Tuesday: 6 Wedding Photos From the Supreme Court Ruling

Yesterday, The Supreme Court of the United States denied review in all of the marriage equality cases pending before it. As a result of the Court’s action, same-sex couples in Virginia, Wisconsin, Indiana, Oklahoma, and Utah will now be able to marry the partners they love.
August 22, 2014

Pride on the Rocks Comes to Northern Virginia

RedRocks will welcome the LGBTQ community and allies to their Arlington, VA location every first Thursday of the month. The event will host a classic and upscale atmosphere, featuring music from the Jazz/Ragtime/Blues era.
July 28, 2014

Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Strikes Down Virginia’s Ban on Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit today affirmed a district court ruling striking down Virginia’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples. The decision will not take effect immediately, but will go into effect in 21 days, unless the defendants file a motion to stay the ruling.
July 3, 2014
I Am Transgender, Roanoke May 2014

Equality Virginia Expands Transgender Initiatives

Equality Virginia recently engaged the transgender community through their first “I Am Transgender” regional meetings. The goal of the organization’s May meetings were to construct an action plan to include more trainings, build a blueprint for a statewide conference, and educate non-transgender people on transgender issues.