Sexuality
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Mother, adult son fight for right to incestuous relationship

Sexuality | Advocates for ‘consanguinamory’ ask, if same-sex couples can marry, why can’t we?
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 8/24/16, 01:49 pm

A mother and adult son charged with incest in New Mexico are going public with their relationship, saying they are willing to go to jail to fight for the “right” to be together.

The mother, Monica Mares, 36, and her son, Caleb Peterson, 19, met again last year after nearly 18 years apart. Another family adopted Peterson soon after Mares gave birth to him. Their relationship soon turned romantic, according to the couple, and Peterson started living with Mares and her two youngest children, ages 5 and 6, in Clovis, New Mexico.

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Federal judge halts rush to redefine sex

Transgenderism | Monday’s ruling gives schools a reprieve from government sanctions over transgender restroom access
by Bonnie Pritchett
Posted 8/23/16, 10:50 am

The temporary injunction issued yesterday against the Obama administration’s transgender directive to public schools extends beyond Texas, putting a stop to all federal investigations under Title IX related to gender identity.

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Federal judge blocks transgender restroom order

Transgenderism | Ruling prevents the Obama administration from punishing schools that want to keep restrooms and locker rooms divided based on sex
by Leigh Jones
Posted 8/22/16, 10:47 am

A federal judge in Texas this morning temporarily blocked the Obama administration’s directive forcing schools to allow transgender students to use restroom and locker room facilities based on gender identity, rather than their biological sex.

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