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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Sept. 16 2015 7:47 PMRick Santorum’s and Bobby Jindal’s Debate Rants About Kim Davis Are Completely Insane
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Sept. 15 2015 2:37 PMNew Poll: Kim Davis May Have Seriously Damaged the Cause of Anti-Gay “Religious Liberty”
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Sept. 11 2015 3:36 PMTexas’ Law-Breaking Attorney General Is Denying Gay People Equal Rights—Again
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Sept. 8 2015 12:33 PMFox News on Kim Davis’ Lawyer: “Stunningly Obtuse,” “Ridiculously Stupid”
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Sept. 3 2015 1:28 PMKim Davis, Anti-Gay Kentucky Clerk, Found in Contempt of Court and Taken Into Custody
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Sept. 1 2015 10:59 AMKentucky Clerk Defies Court Order, Refuses to Issue Marriage License to Gay Couple
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Aug. 31 2015 8:13 PMSupreme Court Rejects Anti-Gay Clerk Kim Davis’ Emergency Application
The XX Factor
Aug. 28 2015 5:56 PMThe Odd Sexual-Consent Law That Explains the Bizarre Owen Labrie Verdict
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Aug. 28 2015 10:30 AMThe Georgia GOP Is in a Civil War Over Anti-Gay “Religious Liberty” Bill
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Aug. 26 2015 6:12 PM6th Circuit Orders Anti-Gay Clerk to Begin Issuing Marriage Licenses Immediately
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Aug. 26 2015 10:52 AMA Lesbian Officer Maligned in Ted Cruz’s Religious Liberty Ad Tells Her Side of the Story 
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Aug. 24 2015 4:16 PMNOM Releases Donor List After Shielding Its Supporters From Criticism for Years
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Aug. 24 2015 10:06 AMWatch John Oliver’s Hilarious, Passionate Plea for a Federal LGBT Civil Rights Law
Future Tense
Aug. 21 2015 12:32 PMUK Orders Google to Censor Links to Articles About “Right to Be Forgotten” Removals
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Aug. 20 2015 12:10 PMSome Gay Couples Are Being Denied Social Security Benefits. That's Unconstitutional
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Sept. 16 2015 4:17 PMSouth Carolina Student Suspended for Wearing “Lesbian” T-Shirt Wins Reprieve
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Sept. 14 2015 1:48 PMMississippi Is Actually Defending Its Comically Unconstitutional Gay Adoption Ban
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Sept. 8 2015 1:42 PMJudge Releases Kim Davis From Jail
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Sept. 4 2015 4:38 PMKim Davis Is a Gift to Gay Rights
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Sept. 3 2015 12:29 PMA Tennessee Judge Is Refusing to Let a Straight Couple Get Divorced—Because of Gay Marriage
Classes
Sept. 1 2015 9:35 AMTake a Good LookFine art has never been more democratic or accessible than today.
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Aug. 31 2015 1:58 PMIs Kim Davis, Kentucky’s Infamous Anti-Gay Clerk, Getting Taken for a Ride by Her Lawyers?
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Aug. 28 2015 1:45 PMTexas’ Gay-Bashing Attorney General Is in a Stunning Amount of Legal Trouble
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Aug. 27 2015 11:05 AMI Believe Marriage Is Between a Man and a Woman. Am I a Homophobe? (Video.)
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Aug. 26 2015 12:40 PMWe Should All Be Outraged by the RentBoy.com Bust
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Aug. 25 2015 2:59 PMMarine Who Allegedly Killed Trans Woman Claims He Was Defending His Honor
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Aug. 24 2015 2:36 PMLet’s Debunk the Nonsense in This Pathetic Ted Cruz Ad About Anti-Gay “Religious Liberty”
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Aug. 21 2015 4:28 PMU.S. Embassy–Sponsored Film Festival in Moscow to Feature Gay-Themed Film
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Aug. 21 2015 11:30 AMIllinois Bans Anti-Gay Conversion “Therapy” for Minors, Linking It to Consumer Fraud 
Jurisprudence
Aug. 19 2015 4:47 PM“1 Shot Fired by Officer”The shape-shifting story of a cop who pulled over a driver and ended up shooting himself.

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