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Connecticut man charged with threatening Schiff

LOS ANGELES — A Connecticut man is facing charges that he threatened to murder Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Burbank, the U.S. Department of Justice announced March 16. Robert M. Phelps, 62, was arrested March 13 and released on $25,000 bond after appearing in federal court in Bridgeport, Connecticut, according to the Department of Justice. A representative Read More…

LGBT Issues News

Same-sex couples will receive full Social Security benefits

NEW YORK — Same-sex couples across the U.S. will now be able to collect spousal Social Security benefits, a Department of Justice official said Aug. 20. While many couples may have thought that June’s landmark Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide would have also applied to Social Security benefits, that was unclear … until Read More…