Mark Joseph Stern
Mark Joseph Stern Mark Joseph Stern

Mark Joseph Stern is a writer for Slate. He covers the law and LGBTQ issues.

Brow Beat
April 25 2016 2:11 PMIs Beyoncé’s Windshield-Destroying Stroll in Lemonade Based on This ’90s Art Film?
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April 22 2016 1:49 PMObama Calls for Repeal of Mississippi and North Carolina’s Anti-LGBTQ Laws
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April 21 2016 9:45 AMU.K. Updates Travel Advisory to Warn LGBTQ Tourists Visiting North Carolina and Mississippi
The Slatest
April 19 2016 3:15 PMWhy the Push to Let 9/11 Victims and Families Sue Saudi Arabia in America Is So Controversial
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April 19 2016 11:40 AMTennessee Lawmaker Kills Anti-Trans Bathroom Bill, Leaving North Carolina All Alone
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April 15 2016 1:57 PMCounty Caves to Anti-Muslim Pressure, Blocks Mosque. Where Are Religious Liberty Advocates?
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April 13 2016 11:08 AMThe Scientific Debate Over Same-Sex Parenting Is Over
The Slatest
April 11 2016 6:17 PMTexas’ Gay-Bashing, Immigrant-Deporting Attorney General Charged with Fraud—Again
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April 8 2016 4:04 PMHow South Carolina’s Republican Governor Brilliantly Dismissed Anti-Trans Bathroom Laws
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April 7 2016 5:44 PMCourt Restores Marriage Equality to Puerto Rico, Issues Brutal Bench-Slap to Anti-Gay Judge
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April 5 2016 1:23 PMSegregation Is Back in Mississippi, This Time for LGBTQ People
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April 1 2016 11:40 AMMississippi Judge Overturns the Last Same-Sex Adoption Ban in the Country  
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March 29 2016 1:44 PMNorth Carolina Attorney General Refuses to Defend Unconstitutional Anti-LGBTQ Law
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March 28 2016 11:33 AMThe ACLU Sues to Stop North Carolina’s Anti-LGBTQ Law—and Protect Trans People Nationwide
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March 25 2016 11:38 AMCharlotte Observer: Our Governor Joined the Ranks of George Wallace and Orval Faubus
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April 22 2016 5:27 PMCreepy Cruz Ad Slams Trump for Not Sufficiently Disparaging Trans People 
The XX Factor
April 22 2016 1:43 PMFlorida Tries to Defund Planned Parenthood, Quickly Learns That Doing So Is Illegal
Supreme Court Dispatches
April 20 2016 5:50 PMBlood Tests and Bad LawyeringThe Supreme Court finds unity in the face of bumbling attorneys and a tough Fourth Amendment case.
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April 19 2016 2:42 PMIn Landmark Decision, Court Rules That Federal Law Protects Trans Students’ Bathroom Access 
The Slatest
April 18 2016 2:04 PMThe Supreme Court Looks Poised to Block Obama’s Immigration Actions Indefinitely
The XX Factor
April 15 2016 12:10 PMNorth Dakota Loses Abortion Case, Must Pay $245,000 to Abortion Rights Group
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April 12 2016 3:42 PMNorth Carolina Governor Makes Minor, Contradictory Reforms to Anti-LGBTQ Law
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April 9 2016 2:59 PMBruce Springsteen, Longtime Gay Rights Supporter, Cancels North Carolina Show Over Anti–LGBTQ Law
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April 8 2016 12:09 PMThe University of North Carolina’s President Will Enforce State’s Vile New Anti-LGBT Law
The Slatest
April 6 2016 3:42 PMTennessee Wants to Make the Bible Its Official State Book, Which Is Obviously Unconstitutional
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April 1 2016 1:35 PMMississippi’s New Anti-LGBTQ Law Is a Clear Attempt to Revive Segregation
The Slatest
March 30 2016 10:53 AMSCOTUS Gets It Right on a Big Sixth Amendment Case, Thanks to Clarence Thomas
Supreme Court Dispatches
March 28 2016 6:17 PMSamuel Alito’s Sixth Amendment DenialismThe Supreme Court justice only accepts the reality of American legal history when it aligns with his judicial ideology.
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March 28 2016 10:44 AMGeorgia Governor Vetoes Discriminatory North Carolina-Style “Religious Liberty” Bill
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March 24 2016 11:39 AMNorth Carolina’s New Anti-LGBTQ Law Is Vicious, Shameful, and Unconstitutional

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