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Alabama Supreme Court Annuls Its Ruling on Lesbian Adoption

May 27
The Alabama Supreme Court has voided its earlier decision not to recognize a lesbian couple's adoption that was carried out in another state.

Judge Orders Johnny Depp to Stay Away From Estranged Wife

By Anthony McCartney | May 27
A judge ordered Johnny Depp to stay away from his estranged wife after she accused the Oscar-nominated actor of repeatedly hitting her during a recent fight and leaving her face bruised.

Israeli Christian Wins First 'Miss Trans Israel' Pageant

May 27
An Israeli from a Catholic Arab family has been crowned the winner of the country's first transgender pageant.

Justin Bieber, Skrillex Sued for Copyright Infringement

May 27
Justin Bieber and Skrillex have been sued for copyright infringement by singer-songwriter Casey Dienel for the multi-platinum song "Sorry."

App Helps Iowa Man Get Drunken Driving Conviction Tossed

By Ryan J. Foley | May 27
An Iowa man's use of a smartphone application to get legal help in the middle of the night proved key in getting his drunken driving conviction overturned.

Best New Theme Park Rides: Virtual Reality, Interactivity

By Terrance Harris | May 27
You're flying alongside Superman, seeing the world as the Man of Steel views it, thanks to virtual reality headsets on a roller coaster at Six Flags New England.

Citibank Paying $425M in Fines to Settle U.S. Charges on Rates

May 27
Citibank will pay $425 million in fines to settle federal civil charges of attempting to manipulate key benchmarks used to set interest rates for investments in derivatives and U.S. Treasury bonds as well as a range of consumer loans.

Trump Uses Energy Speech to Outline General Election Pitch

By Jill Colvin and Matthew Daly | May 27
Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump unveiled an "America first" energy plan he said would unleash unfettered production of oil, coal, natural gas and other energy sources.

Calif. Senate Approves Bill to Protect LGBT Students at Private Universities

May 27
The California State Senate has approved a bill, authored by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) to close a loophole that allows private universities to discriminate against students and staff based on their gender expression, or sexual orientation.

Hate Group Shows Love to Anti-LGBT Miss. Gov with Made Up Award

May 27
The Family Research Council presented anti-LGBT Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant with an award named in honor of Samuel Adams of the American Revolution and Summer Ale fame.

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