Medical Rights For Gay Patients News
Son of Iowa Lesbians Fights Gay Marriage Ban
19-Year-Old Eagle Scout Tells Committee Chairman, 'You Would Be Proud of Me.'
Gay Rights Group Seeks Obama Role in State Marriage Fights
Among the core constituencies President Obama has been courting in recent weeks, few have as many reasons to root for his re-election as gays and lesbians. Obama helped pass a federal hate crimes law, repealed ”don’t ask don’t tell,” ended a ban on HIV-positive foreign travelers to the...
Hospital Visitation Rights for Gay, Lesbian Partners Take Effect
Janice Langbehn Claims Justice After Being Denied Visit to Partner of 17 Years Who Lay Dying
Obama Orders Hospitals to Allow Gay Visitation, Medical Rights
Lesbian Banned from Dying Partner's Bedside in Florida Prompts Presidential Action
President Obama Issues Memo Giving Hospital Rights to Gay and Lesbian Patients’ Partners
This evening President Obama issued a presidential memorandum for the Secretary of Health and Human Services today, requiring hospitals that accept Medicare and Medicaid dollars to recognize a patient’s “designated partner” in terms of visitation and health consultation rights –...
Lesbians Sue When Partners Die Alone
Lisa Pond was playing basketball with her three children when she collapsed from an aneurysm on the first day of a 2007 anniversary cruise ship vacation. But after the 39-year-old was rushed by ambulance to a Florida medical center, she fought for her life alone. Her partner of 18 years, Janice
White House Spokeswoman Carrie Prejean?
Gibbs reiterated President Obama's support for civil unions, and deflected the issue as much as possible.