LGBTQIA+ – Page 6 – Rights History
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Texas Court Partially Blocks Gov. Abbott’s Anti-Trans Directive to Investigate Families

“We look forward to continuing the fight for all Texas families.”

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Lambda Legal, ACLU Sue to Block Texas From Investigating Parents Who Support Their Transgender Kids

“Gender-affirming care for the treatment of gender dysphoria is medically necessary care, full stop.”

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George M. Johnson on Why Book Banning Erases Black Queer Lives

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Lambda Legal Statement on the Historic Nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the U.S. Supreme Court

“All of us deserve and must insist upon a Supreme Court whose members are committed to upholding the Constitution, including its sacred guarantees of liberty, equality, and justice for all.”

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Georgia Senate Passes Transgender Youth Sports Ban

“SB 435 irrationally and unlawfully targets some of Georgia’s most vulnerable young people—transgender students.”

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Lambda Legal Condemns Texas Gov. Abbott and AG Paxton for Targeting Health Care for Transgender Youth

“It seems Gov. Abbott and AG Paxton are intent on proving themselves to be the harshest in their attacks on LGBTQ people and particularly transgender youth.”

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Lambda Legal Mourns Passing of Former Co-Chair Joe Tom Easley

Joe Tom Easley, a prominent gay rights activist and lawyer, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022 at a hospital in Miami Beach from complications of lung disease. He was 81. Easley was involved in the repeal of the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy that discriminated against LGBTQ+ people in the military. His 2003 wedding to his […]

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Lambda Legal to 11th Circuit: Affirm Decision That Ordered Florida School to Provide Equal Restroom Access to Transgender Student

“I hope that this court sees this exclusion for what it is, discrimination, with painful consequences.”

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Lambda Legal Urges Supreme Court to Affirm Definitively that Religion Does Not Grant Businesses a License to Discriminate

Court grants review sought by Denver-based Anti-LGBT website designer. “It is time once and for all to put to rest these businesses’ attempts to undermine the civil rights of LGBTQ people in the name of religion.”

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Lambda Legal Elects Labor and Employment Attorney as New Chair of Board of Directors

Lambda Legal is pleased to announce it has elected Lauren Mutti to serve as the new Chair of its Board of Directors. Ms. Mutti is an expert in labor and discrimination law, and she previously served as a Vice-Chair of Lambda Legal’s Board of Directors. “Ms. Mutti has been an invaluable member of our Board […]