New Mexico Approves LGBTQ Protections + Stormy Daniels + More

New Mexico Approves LGBTQ Protections + Stormy Daniels + More
(image via Depositphotos)

Some news items you might have missed:

The Hill:  New Mexico lawmakers have passed legislation to update the state’s anti-discrimination law by adding explicit protections for LGBTQ people.

MSNBC; Adult film actress Stormy Daniels met with Manhattan prosecutors on Wednesday regarding the criminal investigation into former President Trump in connection with a hush payment Daniels received.

The Advocate: Arkansas Republican Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders has signed a bill into law that makes it easier to sue providers of gender-affirming care for malpractice. The legislation could make it “nearly impossible” to obtain malpractice insurance.

NewsChannel5: Rep. Andy Ogles (R-TN) is raising comparisons to professed liar Rep. George Santos (R-NY) after an investigation shows Ogles used an GoFundMe campaign to raise tens of thousands for a ‘child burial garden’ but the garden never happened.

Reuters: Free diver David Vencl, 40, set a new record for diving over 50 meters on a single breath down to the icy depths of Switzerland’s Lake Sils on Tuesday without a wetsuit.

AP News: The U.S. has a new favorite dog breed as the French bulldog ousted Labrador retrievers from the top spot after a record 31 years.