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Gay Man Sues Hypnosis Clinic For Trying to Turn Him Straight

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | May 16
For the first time ever, a Beijing court has agreed to hear the case of a gay man who is suing a Chinese clinic after doctors tried to turn him straight during hypnosis.

Controversial Prof.: Gay Marriage Will Make Straight Men Want Anal

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 20
The professor who published a controversial and widely discredited study about same-sex parents and adopted children in 2012 is making headlines again this week for more bizarre claims about marriage equality.

TLC Reality Star to Work for Anti-Gay FRC

Former used care salesman and star of TLC’s 19 Kids and Counting?, Josh Duggar announced yesterday that he has accepted the position of Executive Director for the anti-gay hate group, Family Research Council.

Does Watching Porn Make Straight Men More Pro Gay?

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 27
Yes, says a sociology professor who published a controversial anti-gay parenting study. Mark Regnerus now claims not only are straight men who watch porn are more likely to support marriage equality, the more they watch, the more pro-gay they are.

Texas College: Anti-Gay Parenting Study Checks Out

FAMILY | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 3
The University of Texas found that a faculty member did not commit scientific misconduct when putting together a controversial parenting study that claimed children of gay parents were more prone to dysfunction as adults.

Did ’Cure’ for ’Feminine Boy’ Lead to Suicide of 38-Year-Old Man?

HEALTH | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 7
Did a "therapy" to "cure" a "feminine" boy -- and administered by then-doctoral student George Rekers -- play a role in the suicide, at age 38, of the man who had been subjected to it?

Study Claims Gays More Likely to Raise Gay Kids

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 18
A researcher claims to have demonstrated that factors other than genetics come into play in determining an individual’s sexual orientation. Specifically, he argues, children of gay parents are more likely to be gay themselves.

Just in Time for DADT Debate: Charges of Gay Military ’Rapes’

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | May 27
At least one anti-gay group claims that ending the ban that keeps gays in uniform quiet will lead to a spike in assaults that will go unpunished due to political correctness, leading to a decimated fighting force.

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