Delegate Meagan Simonaire spoke on the House floor about her experience coming out as bisexual and the depression caused by her parents recommending she receive conversion therapy.
FreeState Justice Executive Director Mark Procopio said, "Governor Hogan and Maryland's General Assembly send an important affirmation to LGBTQ youth across our state with the signing of these two bills".
Maryland banned gay conversion therapy Tuesday, a move that has been met with cheers of victory from gay and LGBTQ members of the community.
"The governor was pleased to sign this bill, and believes it's the right thing to do", Amelia Chasse, a spokeswoman for Hogan, confirmed. "LGBTQ youth are ideal as they are and are deserving of every opportunity to help them thrive".
Man attacks Jetstar plane after storming the tarmac
According to Channel 9 the man made several attempts to enter the plane, "before he begins to bash it with his feet". The man has been charged with unlawful assault of an airline employee and may face more charges.
According to a recent report by the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law, an estimated 20,000 LGBTQ-identifying minors could be forced to undergo conversion therapy at the hands of a licensed therapist or counselor if there is no law explicitly banning the practice.
Despite broad opposition to LGBT rights within the GOP, a number of Republican Governors have previously signed bills banning gay "cure" therapy - including New Jersey's Chris Christie, Nevada's Brian Sandoval, New Mexico's Susana Martinez and Bruce Rauner of IL.
The APA, in particular, criticizes gay conversion therapy, also known as reparative therapy, for offering a "serious potential to harm young people".
"By sharing our stories, survivors like Meagan Simonaire and myself can help change hearts and minds to protect LGBTQ youth", he said in a statement.
"I think it's fantastic, because it will save the lives of young people in our state", Madaleno told CBS.
Phillips admits it has been hard making lifestyle changes like exercising, reducing his drinking and bad eating habits. Its objective is to raise awareness worldwide about the importance of knowing what is your blood pressure measurement.
This will be an interesting watch given that the film carries the tagline, "3 Lost Souls.2 Dead Bodies.A Journey of a Lifetime". From his millions of fans to B'Town celebs, everyone has been praying for Irrfan's speedy recovery.
Late Wednesday night, the Tarrant County Medical Examiner identified the two men involved as Justin Painter and Seth Richardson. Shortly before they responded to the scene, firefighters learned there were multiple victims inside the home.
According to latest trends, the BJP was already leading in 114 seats out of 209 for which trends were available. In Hyderabad Karnataka, Congress bagged 21 seats, with BJP getting 15 and JDS picking up 4 seats.
The driver, Dorothy Bruns, was arrested at her Staten Island home on Thursday, May 3, and has been charged with manslaughter. A couple of months ago I posted about Ruthie Ann Miles , our Tony Award winning actress friend in NY who had lost...
At 2.15 AM, Supreme Court bench comprising justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde and Ashok Bhushan, have commenced hearing on the matter. In 2013, a coalition of AAP & Congress was invited to form the government when BJP was the single largest party in Delhi.
The glass starts showing damage at level 6, with deeper marks appearing at level 7, which is pretty much what was expected. And we are certainly glad to share that OnePlus 6 passes the extensive scratch, burn, and bend test with flying colours.
The teaser only shows a glimpse of their sizzling hot chemistry and we can not wait for the full song to come out tomorrow. The track is look like a romantic song. " Race 3 " also stars Anil Kapoor , Bobby Deol , Saqib Saleem, and Daisy Shah.
The firm has a market capitalization of $259,297.30, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.80, a P/E/G ratio of 3.09 and a beta of 0.54. Morningstar set a $91.00 price target on shares of Walmart and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, May 10th.
Mandhana and Harmanpreet will lead IPL Trailblazers and IPL Supernovas respectively in the upcoming Women's T20 Challenge Match. Rajeev Shukla, Chairman, IPL, said, "We were in talks with several Boards and I am pleased with the outcome".
Crude: The demand downers
Zarif's message that Iran hopes China will maintain the levels of imports", said one person briefed on the meetings. A rapid decline in Venezuela's crude production has further roiled markets in recent months.
Nigeria Retains 47th Position In Latest FIFA Ranking
The next ranking on June 7, 2018 - seven day to the commencement of the 2018 Fifa World Cup at the Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow. In Africa, Senegal broke into the top 50 in the world as they moved up one place, joining Ghana in the same position.
Raazi's Day 5 is the 4th highest Day 5 [Tuesday] of 2018
Daughter of veteran filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, Alia, has walked a long way to create a niche for herself in the film industry. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter Thursday morning to share the latest Box Office collection report.
Classy Djokovic schools Dolgopolov in Rome
Open finalist Roberta Vinci bid her fans an emotional farewell following the final match of her career. Nishikori took a one-set lead after a first set-tiebreak that featured nine mini-breaks.
Syrian regime forces seize rebel enclave in Homs
The UK-based observatory said that some 34,500 people, militants and their families, left the area as part of the deal. On May 2, the Syrian regime and opposition groups agreed to a cease-fire in the Homs province's northern countryside.