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Political pranksters strike at yard signs

...political prankster had swapped her signs in the middle of the night, leaving neighbors' lawns untouched. In West Juneau, Lin Davis reported two of her signs had gone missing. One was for Sen. Mark Begich and the other for now-lieutenant governor...
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...
State | Local
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...
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...
LGBTQ in the capital : An Alaska Native perspective

...pre-contact."Sonja Haselton has been to conferences and has read extensively about sexuality and gender identity, and Lin Davis is working on the LGBT history of Alaska for a nationwide project. Both mentioned the different attitude toward homosexuality...
LGBTQ in the capital, Part III: Fighting for marriage equality

...and why do they have rights under the law that I don't have - it doesn't seem right."Maureen "Mo" Longworth and Lin Davis are married legally in some states, but not in Alaska. "We did a non-legal ceremony in 1990," Lin said. "My father...
Community kicked in

...know we are ready for equality in our state. Donate to the Carmen Cortese Donation Account at Wells Fargo or donate air miles to Janet by calling 957-7896.Thank you, generous ones, in Juneau and beyond.Maureen Longworth, MD, and Lin Davis
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...


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