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Gay jock Christian Earls loved ‘friends, football’

Christian Earls and his personality often dominated games with Atlanta's gay football league. But when he hit the field, the game face turned on and his athleticism took over. Earls, 21, died Tuesday.    READ MORE »

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Police: Foul play not a factor in gay man’s death

Foul play is not suspected in the June 3 death of Greg Barrett, a gay man and longtime Atlanta Pride volunteer, but the case will remain open until the results of toxicology tests are known.    READ MORE »

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Former Blake’s doorman Phil Hickman dies at 64

A longtime gay resident of Atlanta and well-known former doorman at Blake's, Phil Hickman, was found dead in his Midtown home late last month with a plate of food and his dog Cricket nearby.    READ MORE »

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Staunch LGBT volunteer Greg Barrett dies at 43

UPDATED | June 4, 4:40 p.m.: Services are scheduled to honor Greg Barrett, a tireless volunteer for Pride, AGMC and AIDS Walk, who died Thursday.    READ MORE »