Bank of America fined after refusing lesbians mortgage loan

Jan 3, 2013 Full story: 21

Bank of America has been fined $7,500 by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development after employees wrongfully denied a mortgage loan to a lesbian couple because they weren’t legally married

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“Equality First”

Since: Jan 09

St. Louis, MO

#1 Jan 3, 2013
Hey Rick, where's the link to the story?
SLIF

Scarborough, Canada

#2 Jan 3, 2013
In which state are we talking about?

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#3 Jan 3, 2013
Not sure what's happening at the moment. The site isn't allowing me to put the link for the story where it belongs. I keep getting an error message, "Error writing story to Topix server".(?)

http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/bank-ameri...

Crossing my fingers that this link will function when it appears on your screens.

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#4 Jan 3, 2013
Can anyone but me see post #3?

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#5 Jan 3, 2013
This is strange. According to the counter on the forum page, there are only three comments here, but I see four, including one that provides the link to this story that has given me nothing but trouble. Can anyone else see it?

Since: Apr 08

Chagrin Falls, OH

#6 Jan 3, 2013
No post #3 visible for me.

Since: Jun 11

AOL

#7 Jan 3, 2013
no #3.

“Together for 24, legal for 5”

Since: Sep 07

Littleton, NH

#8 Jan 3, 2013
Rick you've been sensored on your own thread!

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#9 Jan 3, 2013
I'm going to try this again, there is going to be a post with the link following this one, let's see if it works.

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#11 Jan 3, 2013
There should now be a post #10 with a link to Gay Star News. I see it, does anyone else?

“Together for 24, legal for 5”

Since: Sep 07

Littleton, NH

#13 Jan 3, 2013
Your post with the link has been censored. Are you posting links to malicious sites?

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#15 Jan 3, 2013
It's the strangest thing. I tried putting it where it belongs on the posted story and all I get is an error message. I've tried posting it twice here and I don't even get a warning, either time, it just shows as having been posted and even assigned a post #, the link even functions on both posts. But neither post is on the forum counter and no one sees them but me. I've even used this same site as recently as yesterday, on the post about the Russian football players. That one works fine.

http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/%E2%80%98g...

Go to the home page, the the article that's causing me fits is the 7th one from the top in the center column.

I sent bug reports on the link not

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#16 Jan 3, 2013
There should now be a post#14, please let it be there and the last sentence should have read:

I sent bug reports on the link not working, but I haven't heard back.

“Equality First”

Since: Jan 09

St. Louis, MO

#19 Jan 4, 2013
Rick in Kansas wrote:
There should now be a post#14, please let it be there and the last sentence should have read:
I sent bug reports on the link not working, but I haven't heard back.
The post I am replying to is 10 hours old, but I do see your post with the link, and a post #3

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#20 Jan 4, 2013
RalphB wrote:
The post I am replying to is 10 hours old, but I do see your post with the link, and a post #3
It's about time, but they haven't responded to my reports of the problem happening in the first place. According to the counter on the forum page, yours was the 15th comment on the thread, but I see 16 and guessing it's post #10 where I repeated the link from #3 that no one can see yet, but me.

“Equality First”

Since: Jan 09

St. Louis, MO

#21 Jan 4, 2013
Rick in Kansas wrote:
<quoted text>It's about time, but they haven't responded to my reports of the problem happening in the first place. According to the counter on the forum page, yours was the 15th comment on the thread, but I see 16 and guessing it's post #10 where I repeated the link from #3 that no one can see yet, but me.
On my list of posts, mine is #19 on my screen.

“Together for 24, legal for 5”

Since: Sep 07

Littleton, NH

#22 Jan 6, 2013
Posts 10, 12, 14, 17, and 18 are still missing on my feed. But I do see the link in post 3.

“Together for 24, legal for 5”

Since: Sep 07

Littleton, NH

#23 Jan 6, 2013
I can't understand how this could happen at BOA. The article didn't say where the branch was located, but perhaps someone at headquarters got a little caught up in the home state's recent constitutional amendment. I've taken out mortgages with my partner for 25 years ,now, and never had a banker bat an eye.

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#24 Jan 6, 2013
nhjeff wrote:
Posts 10, 12, 14, 17, and 18 are still missing on my feed. But I do see the link in post 3.
The only one of the five I see is #10, which is mine and it repeats the link in #3. They still haven't sent any sort of replies to the multiple bug reports I sent about this and they never did add the link to the article itself and that was reported first.

Since: Oct 10

San Francisco

#25 Jan 6, 2013
How strange. I missing the same ones, except #12, which I posted with a link to the story through queerty.com .

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