Tag Archive for Sexuality

Aaron Pross, officer accused of sexual misconduct, sentenced to probation

Aaron Pross

Prosecutors in Baltimore County say a police officer has been sentenced after pleading guilty to misconduct in office. Aaron Pross, 29, of Delaware, entered the plea back in May to charges that he engaged in sexual activity while on duty…

Del. Heather Mizeur seeking to become first openly gay governor in U.S.

Heather Mizeur

One lawmaker here in Maryland hopes to become the nation’s first openly gay governor. Delegate Heather Mizeur plans to make her official campaign announcement for the 2014 governor’s race on Wednesday. Mizeur, a Democrat, would also become Maryland’s first female…

Supreme Court rules DOMA unconstitutional

Gay Marriage

The Supreme Court has struck down a federal provision denying benefits to legally married gay couple. On Wednesday morning, the nation’s highest court declared that the Defense of Marriage Act, or DOMA, was unconstitutional. The Supreme Court made the historic…

Baltimore neighborhood blocks adult ‘Touch of Flavor’ festival

Du Burns Arena 1

A sex fetish festival that was set to come to Baltimore this weekend has been blocked by a local neighborhood. The adult bash was going to be held at the Du Burns Arena, but now a court battle has put…

Harford County Public Schools employee indicted on deviant sex charges

Stephanie Mikles

A behavioral specialist for Harford County Public Schools has been indicted. According to court records and photographic evidence, a grand jury indicted Stephanie Mikles with “unnatural or perverted sexual practice.” The indictment goes on to state that Mikles had “sexual…

NBA’s Jason Collins Comes Out as Gay

Jason Collins Gay

The National Basketball Association’s Jason Collins became the first active male professional athlete in the four major American sports to come out as gay. Collins, 34, ho has played for six teams in 12 seasons, wrote a first-person account that…

Ravens LB Brendon Ayanbadejo speaks out on gay marriage

Brendon Ayanbadejo

Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo is once again speaking out in support of gay marriage, saying on Sunday that legalizing same-sex marriage is this century’s key civil rights battle. “This is something I’ve been speaking about since 2009. In my opinion…

49ers Chris Culliver Doesn’t Want Gay People on His Team

Chris Culliver

Someone who will be playing in the Super Bowl on Sunday is suddenly awash in controversy, and thankfully it’s not Ray Lewis this time. San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver has come out with some scathing comments regarding homosexuality in…