June 30, - Secretary of Defense Carter announces that the Pentagon is lifting the ban on transgender people serving openly in the US military. On June 26 the Supreme Court rules that states cannot ban same-sex marriage. Neighbors attempted to evict Dr. Actress Kristen Stewart referred to herself as "so gay" during her monologue when she hosted "Saturday Night Live" in February. November 9, - Kate Brown is sworn in as governor of Oregon, a day after she was officially elected to the office.
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Spacey apologized to Rapp in the statement and also said, "I have loved and had romantic encounters with men throughout my life, and I choose now to live as a gay man. Sexual orientations Asexual Bisexual Heterosexual Homosexual. Joshua Alcorn voiced a desire to live as a girl, but the Ohio teenager's parents said they wouldn't stand for that. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. October 25, - The New Jersey Supreme Court rules that state lawmakers must provide the rights and benefits of marriage to gay and lesbian couples.