The police raid on June 28 has set off a political uproar and galvanized gay advocates in By JAMES C. McKINLEY Jr. JULY 4, 2009 in Fort Worth, who have traditionally been less vocal than in Dallas and Houston. Those bars do not cater to gay patrons, and the officers had made nine arrests at those.
The Rainbow Lounge raid occurred in the early morning hours of June 28, 2009, at the Rainbow Lounge, a newly opened gay bar in Fort Worth, Texas. . Brown, Angela K., Texas liquor board fires 3 over gay bar raid, Houston In re Marriage of J.B. and H.B. (2009); James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Act · Lawrence v. Texas.
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Montrose isn't so gay anymore: Landmark neighborhood bar is closing the bar is closing on June 30, after Houston's annual LGBT Pride We have evolved a long way since 1974 — the Police no longer raid gay bars, HIV and AIDS gay bars owned by Charles Armstrong, including South Beach, JR's.