Law Enforcement Must Undergo Sexual Orientation And Gender Identity TrainingPeace officers will now need to undergo training on sexual orientation and gender identity in order to better deal with those minority groups in the state of California.
Experts Question Study Citing Method That Predicts Sexual OrientationExperts are cautioning the public that a new study claiming to predict sexual orientation has several limitations.
Court Rejects Challenge To Law Banning Gay TherapyThe Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to California's law that bars mental counseling aimed at turning gay minors straight.
Court Rejects Appeal Of Gay Jury Selection CaseA federal appeals court has refused to reconsider its ruling banning the removal of prospective jurors because of their sexual orientation.
Jurors Can't Be Removed From Jury Based Solely On Sexual Orientation, Judge RulesA federal appeals court has ruled that potential jurors may not be removed from a trial during jury selection solely because of sexual orientation.
Hate Crimes Involving Religion Drop Nearly 28 Percent In California, Race Down 10 PercentHate crimes based on the victim's race, ethnicity or national origin dropped 10 percent last year while making up more than half of complaints.