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Deformed otter penises raise concern for humans – Science

Deformed otter penises raise concern for humans – Science via Deformed otter penises raise concern for humans – Science. Endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) alter the hormone balance of humans and animals. An unborn fetus is particularly vulnerable to the effects of … Continue reading

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Hermaphrodite sea slug mates with throwaway penis

via Hermaphrodite sea slug mates with throwaway penis – Science. The animal, described Tuesday in the journal Biology Letters, is the first discovered to use an easily regenerated, disposable penis. Nudibranches are simultaneous hermaphrodites, meaning that they have penises that … Continue reading

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US asks Supreme Court to strike down law denying benefits to same-sex couples

via US asks Supreme Court to strike down law denying benefits to same-sex couples – U.S. News. The Obama administration urged the Supreme Court on Friday to throw out a section of a 1996 federal law that prohibits recognition of … Continue reading

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UN official condemns Somalia rape verdict

UN official condemns Somalia rape verdict – Africa – Al Jazeera English. Ibrahim’s arrest followed increasing media attention on reported sexual abuse by Somalia security forces. Earlier in January, Universal TV – a local television station – and Al Jazeera … Continue reading

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Guru: Indian rape victim shares blame for her attack

Guru: Indian rape victim shares blame for her attack via Guru: Indian rape victim shares blame for her attack. A global poll of experts last year by TrustLaw, a legal news service run by the Thomson Reuters Foundation, showed India … Continue reading

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On gay marriage, Supreme Court could rule narrowly — or issue sweeping decision – U.S. News

On gay marriage, Supreme Court could rule narrowly — or issue sweeping decision – U.S. News via On gay marriage, Supreme Court could rule narrowly — or issue sweeping decision – U.S. News. WASHINGTON — The marriage cases the U.S. … Continue reading

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Defense of Marriage Act ruled unconstitutional by second appeals court – U.S. News

via Defense of Marriage Act ruled unconstitutional by second appeals court – U.S. News. A federal appeals court in New York on Thursday became the second appeals court to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act, ruling that the law … Continue reading

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