Topics :: New Jersey

Where 'Gay American' Jim McGreevey Is, 10 Years On

By Geoff Mulvihill | Sunday Aug 10, 2014
Ten years after he announced that he was a "gay American" and would resign from office after a scandal-plagued stint as New Jersey governor, Jim McGreevey is back in government, this time mostly as an evangelist for prison reform.

Challenge to NJ Gay Conversion Ban for Minors is Dismissed

Thursday Jul 31, 2014
For the second time in nine months, a federal judge in New Jersey has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the state's ban on gay conversion therapy.

Ex-Football Player Comes Under Fire for Gay Conversion Therapy Tweets

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
Supporters of New Jersey's ban on gay conversion therapy are up in arms over anti-gay comments made by newly installed Giants Director of Player Development David Tyree.

NJ Court Rules ’Ex-Gay’ Therapy Practitioners Potentially Liable for Costs to Undo Their Damage

By EDGE | Tuesday Jun 10, 2014
According to a New Jersey Superior Court ruling, an organization performing gay conversion therapy may be liable to pay for legitimate therapy to undo psychological damage done to their former clients.

Gov. Christie on Defense as NJ Hosts Super Bowl

By Angela Delli Santi and Geoff Mulvihill | Tuesday Jan 28, 2014
A look at how how New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie caught up in the first scandal of his administration, got to where he is today as New Jersey finds itself in the spotlight as host of Sunday’s Super Bowl.

Go for the Food: NJ Options for Super Bowl Foodies

By David Porter | Monday Jan 20, 2014
Buffalo wings and chicken fingers, take a breather. Crab dip and curly fries, sit this one out. For Super Bowl foodies, New Jersey offers a mash-up of delicacies representing just about every culture on the planet.

Fallon, Springsteen Parody Christie’s Traffic Jams

Wednesday Jan 15, 2014
Gov. Chris Christie’s favorite rock star had something to say about the bridge scandal that’s cost a couple Christie loyalists their jobs.

NJ Lawmakers End Push for Gay Marriage Law

Monday Dec 16, 2013
With gay marriage already legal in New Jersey, state lawmakers have ended their push to codify some of the details through a bill.

Over 700 Same-Sex Couples Wed in NJ in 7 Weeks

Tuesday Dec 10, 2013
More than 700 same-sex couples have gotten married or renewed their vows in New Jersey since the state allowed gay nuptials.

Christie Leaves NJ to Support Anti-Gay Okla. Governor

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Dec 5, 2013
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is leaving his state on Thursday in order to attend a fundraiser for anti-gay Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin - a decision that is not sitting well with Democrats and LGBT activists.