In anticipation of the 2015 Universal Periodic Review (UPR), a comprehensive assessment of the human rights record of all UN member countries, Lambda Legal has authored a set of UPR comments surrounding the policing, detention and incarceration of LGBT people and people living with HIV.
Q: Un grupo se acercó recientemente al centro LGBT de mi universidad para indicarnos que, por ley, tenemos que proveer materiales que promuevan terapias de reorientación sexual o las llamadas terapias reparativas ex-gay. ¿Es esto cierto?
The joyful celebration of weddings in Utah screeched to a halt this morning, as the U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay, pending resolution of the state government’s appeal. The stay is a cruel blow to those who desire to marry now.
A resolution introduced in Congress today supports efforts to stop mental health providers from using dangerous efforts to change sexual orientation or gender identity — sometimes referred to as "ex-gay therapy," "conversion therapy" or "reparative therapy" — with minors.
Tonight, tomorrow and all week long, wedding bells will ring across New Jersey – and in our hearts, we will know that love and joy are being celebrated by same-sex couples who now share equality and freedom.
In response to the news that some mayors have now started issuing marriage license applications to same-sex couples in New Jersey, Lambda Legal Deputy Legal Director Hayley Gorenberg, who is the organzation's lead attorney on the marriage equality lawsuit, said the following.