Mark Joseph Stern
Mark Joseph Stern Mark Joseph Stern

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

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Nov. 2 2015 12:16 PMI’m Glad the Mets Lost. Their One-Time Wonder Daniel Murphy Is Noxiously Anti-Gay.
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Oct. 30 2015 11:48 AMGay Man Tormented at Work Then Fired for Being Gay Has No Legal Recourse, Court Rules 
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Oct. 28 2015 4:20 PMHow Utah’s Anti-Gay Birth-Certificate Law Got Crushed in Court
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Oct. 26 2015 2:16 PMBill Clinton Signed DOMA for Terrible Reasons. It Was Still the Right Thing to Do.
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Oct. 22 2015 1:14 PMKim Davis’ Emails Are Exactly What You’d Expect Them to Be
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Oct. 21 2015 1:40 PMBiden’s True Legacy: He Was Obama’s Conscience on LGBTQ Rights
Supreme Court Dispatches
Oct. 14 2015 2:12 PMFlorida Judges Can Kill YouThe state’s perverse death sentencing system is surely unconstitutional—right? 
Cover Story
Oct. 13 2015 6:00 AMSick and Far From HomeMormons who fell dangerously ill on their missions say the church denied them access to medical care.
Supreme Court Dispatches
Oct. 8 2015 11:00 AMThe Justices Are Irked With One Another Over the Death PenaltyTwo cases from Kansas bring out their irritation.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 1 2015 5:13 PMThe Supreme Court’s Most Important Cases of the New TermJust how bad will things be for abortion, affirmative action, unions, and voting rights?
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Sept. 29 2015 3:08 PMSome North Carolina Republicans Want to Protect Anti-Gay Christians—And Outlaw Islam
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Sept. 28 2015 1:58 PMA Trans Prisoner Sued Her Prison—and Won a Victory for Trans Inmates Across the Country
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Sept. 24 2015 11:26 AMPope Expresses “Concern for the Family” Before Congress in Allusion to Same-Sex Marriage
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Sept. 22 2015 12:23 PMKim Davis May Be Heading Back to Jail
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Sept. 17 2015 11:05 AMArgentina Just Abolished Its Gay Blood Ban. Is the United States Next?
Jurisprudence
Oct. 30 2015 12:07 PMHow Prejudiced Prosecutors Create All-White JuriesFinally, one got caught using blatant racism.
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Oct. 29 2015 12:21 PMIowa GOP Tries to Shut Down Anti-Bullying LGBTQ Youth Conference, Calling It “Obscene”
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Oct. 27 2015 1:30 PMThe University of North Carolina’s New President Is Shockingly Anti-Gay 
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Oct. 23 2015 4:26 PMNew Florida Bill Would Let Doctors and Hospices Refuse to Serve Gay People
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Oct. 21 2015 5:09 PMDo Today’s Queer Kids Care About Gay History? A Live Outward Kiki Podcast.
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Oct. 15 2015 1:37 PMRand Paul Says Gay Employees Should Just Stay Closeted at Work to Avoid Being Fired
The Slatest
Oct. 13 2015 10:02 PMBernie Sanders’ Defense of His Pro-Gun, Pro-NRA Votes Was Absolutely Terrible
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Oct. 8 2015 1:40 PMMichigan’s Defense of Its Same-Sex Marriage Ban Cost Taxpayers $1.9 Million
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Oct. 5 2015 3:05 PMBernie Sanders Claims He’s a Longtime Champion of Marriage Equality. It’s Just Not True.
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Oct. 1 2015 11:36 AMHillary Clinton’s Email About Gay Parents Should Seriously Trouble Her LGBT Supporters
Jurisprudence
Sept. 29 2015 12:36 PMYou Really Shouldn’t HaveA stunning Kentucky lawsuit alleges that what looks a lot like bribery is in fact a form of free speech.
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Sept. 24 2015 12:54 PMJustice Scalia Attempts to Undermine the Legitimacy of SCOTUS’s Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
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Sept. 23 2015 12:36 PMTrans People Face a Huge Risk of Sexual Assault—but Conservatives Paint Them as Predators
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Sept. 21 2015 1:35 PMJustice Alito Wants to Be the Court’s Chief Anti-Gay Culture Warrior
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Sept. 16 2015 9:33 PMHuckabee's Comparison of Kim Davis to Islamic Beard Accommodations Makes No Sense

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