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NBC News
NBC Newsand bested them in the state's highest court. Those involved with the effort in
NBC News
NBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
and bested them in the state's highest court. Those involved with the effort included lead counsel Jonathan Shurberg, Lambda Legal and Basic Rights Montgomery. Back then, as is the case today, the opposition attempts to portray trans women as... Read more
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Christian Today
Transgender male war vet sues California barbershop for refusing to cut his hair, citing religious beliefssaid the issue is about equal rights. "Freedom of religion is important and it
Transgender male war vet sues California barbershop for refusing to cut his hair, citing religious beliefs
Christian Today / Posted 12 hours ago
said the issue is about equal rights. "Freedom of religion is important and it's protected," said lawyer Peter Renn of Lambda Legal, which works on behalf of LGBT rights. "What it doesn't do is give anyone the right to cause harm to someone... Read more
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Eye Witness News
States ratchet up transgender battle with lawsuit against USdifferently from others of the same gender identity, officials said. ‘UNPRECED
States ratchet up transgender battle with lawsuit against US
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
differently from others of the same gender identity, officials said. ‘UNPRECEDENTED ATTACK’ Paul Castillo, a lawyer with Lambda Legal, which supports lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights, said the lawsuit represented an... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"We Will Fight This All The Way To The Supreme Court" - 11 States Sue Obama Over Transgender Bathroomsposition of most school boards and administrators. Liberals were up in arms ov
"We Will Fight This All The Way To The Supreme Court" - 11 States Sue Obama Over Transgender Bathrooms
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
position of most school boards and administrators. Liberals were up in arms over the lawsuit: Paul Castillo, a lawyer with Lambda Legal, which supports lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights, said the lawsuit represented an... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Transgender Veteran Sues Barber For Refusing to Cut Hairharm to someone else, or for one person to inflict their religious beliefs on s
Transgender Veteran Sues Barber For Refusing to Cut Hair
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
harm to someone else, or for one person to inflict their religious beliefs on someone else," said attorney Peter Renn of Lambda Legal, which works on behalf of LBGT rights. Regarding the lawsuit, The Barbershop declined comment Wednesday. An... Read more
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Breitbart
House Democrats Launch Bill To Ban Religious Exemptions For Abortions, Gender Transition ServicesEducation Network (GLSEN); Guttmacher Institute; Human Rights Campaign; Nationa
House Democrats Launch Bill To Ban Religious Exemptions For Abortions, Gender Transition Services
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
Education Network (GLSEN); Guttmacher Institute; Human Rights Campaign; National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice Agenda; Lambda Legal; NAACP; NARAL; National Abortion Federation; National Center for Lesbian Rights; National Center for Transgender... Read more
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New Now Next
Dave Matthews Band Not Canceling North Carolina Showand Sons—have kept their show dates, but used performances as pro-LGBT platform
Dave Matthews Band Not Canceling North Carolina Show
New Now Next / Posted 6 days ago
and Sons—have kept their show dates, but used performances as pro-LGBT platforms or fundraisers. Funds from the DMB show will benefit the American Civil Liberties Union, Lambda Legal, the ACLU of North Carolina, Equality NC and Time... Read more
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11 News Houston
N. Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
N. Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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Breitbart
Dave Matthews Band Pledges Proceeds from NC Concert to Fight Trans Bathroom Billfrom the performance would go to five organizations working to fight the law: t
Dave Matthews Band Pledges Proceeds from NC Concert to Fight Trans Bathroom Bill
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
from the performance would go to five organizations working to fight the law: the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Lambda Legal, ACLU of North Carolina, Equality NC and Time Out Youth. The band selected the beneficiary organizations with... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Dave Matthews Band: Despite HB2, Friday’s show must go onFriday’s show at PNC Music Pavilion will be donated to five charitable organiza
Dave Matthews Band: Despite HB2, Friday’s show must go on
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
Friday’s show at PNC Music Pavilion will be donated to five charitable organizations: the American Civil Liberties Union, Lambda Legal, the ACLU of North Carolina, Equality NC and Time Out Youth. The ACLU, Lambda Legal and the ACLU of North... Read more
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Daily Mail
Immigration detention center in Texas to have special transgender unitdetention facilities, particularly those run privately, according to Carmina Oc
Immigration detention center in Texas to have special transgender unit
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
detention facilities, particularly those run privately, according to Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal. 'Without any mechanisms to enforce that, it just seems unlikely that transgender people will be kept safe and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WALB Albany
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KWWL Iowa / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineescould take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 8 days ago
could take is to do away with transgender detention altogether. Carmina Ocampo, a staff attorney at the advocacy group Lambda Legal, said independent oversight is needed for detention facilities, particularly those run privately. "Without any... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Dave Matthews Band to Donate North Carolina Concert Proceeds to Equality Groupsof the proceeds from the show to five charitable organizations. Equality group
Dave Matthews Band to Donate North Carolina Concert Proceeds to Equality Groups
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
of the proceeds from the show to five charitable organizations. Equality groups American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Lambda Legal, ACLU of North Carolina, Equality NC and Time Out Youth will all receive a portion of the proceeds, the band... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band fo
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'
KING5 Seattle / Posted 11 days ago
– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band for comment. According to civil rights group Lambda Legal, North Carolina is one of 46 states where a transgender person can have his or her birth certificate changed or... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band fo
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 days ago
– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band for comment. According to civil rights group Lambda Legal, North Carolina is one of 46 states where a transgender person can have his or her birth certificate changed or... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band fo
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band for comment. According to civil rights group Lambda Legal, North Carolina is one of 46 states where a transgender person can have his or her birth certificate changed or... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band fo
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band for comment. According to civil rights group Lambda Legal, North Carolina is one of 46 states where a transgender person can have his or her birth certificate changed or... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band fo
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band for comment. According to civil rights group Lambda Legal, North Carolina is one of 46 states where a transgender person can have his or her birth certificate changed or... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band fo
N.C. calls Maroon 5 cancellations 'hypocritical'
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 days ago
– even in Russia." USA TODAY has reached out to representatives of the band for comment. According to civil rights group Lambda Legal, North Carolina is one of 46 states where a transgender person can have his or her birth certificate changed or... Read more
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The Advocate
The VA Still Refuses to Cover Necessary Health Care for Trans Vetstransgender students in accordance with Title IX. This little-heard-of lawsuit
The VA Still Refuses to Cover Necessary Health Care for Trans Vets
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
transgender students in accordance with Title IX. This little-heard-of lawsuit was filed by the Transgender Law Center and Lambda Legal, with co-counsel WilmerHale, and in it they've petitioned the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to change the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Why North Carolina will lose restroom battlea lawsuit to have H.B. 2 declared invalid as violating federal law. Earlier, ci
Why North Carolina will lose restroom battle
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
a lawsuit to have H.B. 2 declared invalid as violating federal law. Earlier, civil rights groups, including the ACLU and Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, sued to challenge the North Carolina law. On Friday, the Justice Department and the... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
ACLU files preliminary injunction of House Bill 2their TurnOUT! NC projects and educational work. “We’re still in support of th
ACLU files preliminary injunction of House Bill 2
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 13 days ago
their TurnOUT! NC projects and educational work. “We’re still in support of the lawsuit and of ACLU North Carolina and of Lambda Legal and all of the work they do,” said Ben Graumann, Director of Communications for Equality NC. “We had our lobby... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
LGBT Rights Milestones Fast Factsriots. This event is named Christopher Street Liberation Day, and is now consid
LGBT Rights Milestones Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 days ago
riots. This event is named Christopher Street Liberation Day, and is now considered the first gay pride parade. 1973 - Lambda Legal becomes the first legal organization established to fight for the equal rights of gays and lesbians. Lambda also... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump SCOTUS pick William Pryor would have let states jail LGBT people for having sex in their homesTrump’s prospective Supreme Court nominees “the most demonstrably anti-gay judi
Trump SCOTUS pick William Pryor would have let states jail LGBT people for having sex in their homes
Raw Story / Posted 13 days ago
Trump’s prospective Supreme Court nominees “the most demonstrably anti-gay judicial nominee in recent memory.” In 2005, Lambda Legal announced its opposition to the appointment of William H. Pryor Jr. to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the... Read more
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Boise Weekly
What's at Stake in the Latest Supreme Court Showdown Over Contraception and Religious Freedomalready anticipate religious employer refusals to making Social Security paymen
What's at Stake in the Latest Supreme Court Showdown Over Contraception and Religious Freedom
Boise Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
already anticipate religious employer refusals to making Social Security payments that would protect a same-sex spouse," Lambda Legal Defense and Educational Fund wrote in a friend-of-the-court brief. Similarly, death-with-dignity groups worry... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Groups seek halt to North Carolina transgender bathroom lawharm due to the law known as House Bill 2, according to the American Civil Libe
Groups seek halt to North Carolina transgender bathroom law
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
harm due to the law known as House Bill 2, according to the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of North Carolina, and Lambda Legal, a national advocacy group for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people. The law, enacted in March,... Read more
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Reuters
Groups seek immediate halt to N.C. law restricting transgender bathroom choicepreliminary injunction was being sought by the American Civil Liberties Union,
Groups seek immediate halt to N.C. law restricting transgender bathroom choice
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
preliminary injunction was being sought by the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of North Carolina, and Lambda Legal, a national advocacy group for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people. "H.B. 2 is causing ongoing and... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘Vampire Diaries’ Star Kat Graham to be Honored at West Coast Liberty Awards“Vampire Diaries” star and LGBT advocate Kat Graham will be honored with the Ce
‘Vampire Diaries’ Star Kat Graham to be Honored at West Coast Liberty Awards
Darien News-Review / Posted 19 days ago
“Vampire Diaries” star and LGBT advocate Kat Graham will be honored with the Celebrity in the Spotlight Liberty Award at Lambda Legal’s West Coast Liberty Awards, TheWrap has learned exclusively. This year’s edition of the annual event will take... Read more
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