Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
New to Comunitee?

or Sign Up with Email


>> QUEENS Latest News

FEB 27, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

Boston, NYC mayors to skip St. Pat's parades

John Hurley, the plaintiff in a case in which the Supreme Court ruled in his favor in 1995 to allow organizers to keep out gay and lesbian groups, said "it's final" that gay groups will continue to be excluded. Hurley said Walsh, who marched in the parade when he was a Democratic state legislator before being elected mayor in November, "is not in a position" to overturn the court's decision. [...] I simply disagree with the organizers of that parade. Since the 1990s, the event's ban on gay signs and banners has spurred protests and litigation and led to the creation of an alternative, ... Read More

Tags: Boston, NYC mayors to skip St. Pat's parades,  Queens Latest News