California Governor Jerry Brown signed in to two important transgender rights bills on Monday making it easier for transgender folks to get court ordered gender change and birth certificates and spreading awareness about their rights.
The DC Circuit Court of Appeals has nullified a rule denoting 143 acres of valuable commercial property in San Diego, California as critical habitat for an endangered species that is San Diego fairy shrimp.
Official reported that Leon Panetta, Pentagon chief, has decided to end the ban on homosexuals serving in the armed forces ending the 17 yr old ban.
His decision has come to be quite as expected as it comes two weeks after the chiefs of the military services told Panetta that such a ban wouldn’t affect the efficiency of the armed forces. It is highly notable that the dismantling of the ban was on the agenda of President Obama in his campaign promise. The announcement is reported to be made today as the decision has not been made public yet. In the light of this matter a San Francisco appeals court added that the government cannot investigate, penalize or discharge anyone for being openly gay.
A lawsuit filed by a Dublin man Anton Kuraev and 35 other people have been dismissed by a federal Judge. Many of the immigrants to the US have their dream about green card lottery ticket so that they can apply for a green card but now, a green card lawsuit has been dismissed by a federal judge.
In Westborough (Massachusetts) Police Chief Alan Gordon is violent and unrestrained over what he called the state’s last-minute pronounced verdict to close Westborough District Court, which he said would propagate the cost of law enforcement for his department.
A US journalist got surprised after the world of American politics revealing that he was an illegal immigrant and intentional smuggled into the country as a young boy from the Philippines. He has joined the fight for U.S immigration reform by launching the campaign group Define American.