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The prom they always wanted

...attracted to the same sex could only dream of having their ideal date, if they could imagine it as an option at all. Lin Davis, who said she knew by sixth or seventh grade that she was attracted to women, knew she'd need a male date to the prom...
Pride Week events continue with poetry slam and Pride Prom

...19OUTdoor Hike and Bonfire, 6 p.m., at Skater's Cabin. Meet at Skater's Cabin for a hike with Matt Jones and Lin Davis (nothing too strenuous; beginners welcome!) followed by a bonfire. Bring snacks to share.LGBTQ Film Fest at the...
Alaska's same-sex couples encouraged by national trend

...a family where marriage was valued and always considered to be a natural step in life. So when she met her partner, Lin Davis, she wasn't going to let the law define their relationship.She recalled thinking, "I'm not going to miss out...
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Report: More to accomplish for Juneau's LGBTQ community

...concerted effort from the city to treat all residents equally. About five years ago, when Longworth's longtime partner, Lin Davis, applied for a senior citizen tax exemption card with the city, Longworth tried to apply for a spouse card. The city...
Questions remain for same-sex couples after DOMA

...advocates in Juneau say while the repeal of DOMA Section 3 is something to celebrate, there's much more work to do.Lin Davis, a 70-year-old advocate who has been involved with the equality movement since the 1970s and helped organize Saturday's...
Looking back at the news in 2013

...performances, dance numbers and forums to mark the occasion. "There's been so much prejudice and discrimination," activist Lin Davis told the Empire. "It's so nice to have something to celebrate." Business newsThe news that Juneau's utility company...
Juneau holds 'Let Freedom Ring' ceremony

...setback to get people's ire back up."Word of the local event spread generally by word of mouth and on Facebook. Lin Davis, who helped organize it, said it was important to her to take part.As an activist for equal rights for gay, lesbian...
Equality for all

...Foundation, 1057 West Fireweed Lane, Suite 207, Anchorage, AK 99503.Thank you for speaking out for marriage equality and voting for candidates who will bring marriage equality to our state.In Gratitude, Lin Davis and Maureen Longworth
Perseverance Theatre to host reading of "8"

...8," at 7 p.m. on April 1 at Centennial Hall. The cast includes Bud Carpeneti, Tom Koester, Maureen Longworth, Lin Davis, Ben Brown, and many Perseverance company members. Following the performance, there will be a conversation with the...
LGBTQ in the capital, Part IV: Struggles for equal rights

...familiar faces in the room waiting to testify, including Juneau residents Mildred Boesser, Maureen "Mo" Longworth and Lin Davis.The State of Alaska and the City and Borough of Juneau, as employers, have non-discriminatory polices, but private...


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