-Former Polish president Lech Walesa makes some harshly anti-gay remarks.

-Music acts Train and Carly Rae Jepsen cancel their appearances at the Boy Scouts Jamboree in response the Scouts’ anti-gay policies.

-Bill O’Reilly accuses Colorado House speaker Mark Ferrandino of protecting child molesters.

-The US Senate confirms openly gay judge Pamela Chen to the federal bench.

-Chattanooga voters elect Tennessee’s first openly gay official.

-The Odawa Indian tribe in Michigan legalizes same-sex marriage.

-The FBI investigates the murder of a gay mayoral candidate in Clarksdale, MS.

-President Obama signs the Violence Against Women Act.

-Civil Unions advance to the floor of the Colorado House.

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