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Whittney Evans

LGBT rights groups are suing the Utah School Board over the state’s so-called “No Promo Homo” law. It restricts teachers and students from talking about gay and transgender issues in school.

Youth Suicide Drives Down Utah's Child Health Ranking

Jun 20, 2016

A new report shows that Utah is not making the same progress on children’s health insurance coverage or child death rates as other states. According to the Annie E. Casey Foundation, the state dropped from 7th to 27th in this year’s child health ranking.

Rainbow Mormon Initiative Launches Sunday

Jun 2, 2016
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On Sunday, a group of Mormons will be wearing rainbow ribbons to church to show support for their LGBT brothers and sisters.

Project Aims to Prevent LGBT Youth Suicide in Provo

May 24, 2016 Kam

In response to high rates of suicide attempts for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth within the LDS community, a new pilot program is launching in Provo.