Since the 1970s, Lambda Legal has made history through winning legal victories that allowed LGBT people and people with HIV to live their lives with greater dignity, safety and equality under the law.
The cases below offer a broad overview of legal matters Lambda Legal has pursued on behalf of LGBT people and people living with HIV during the most recent decades of our nearly 40-year history.
Amicus brief in support of challenge to Arkansas' Act 1, which prohibits unmarried individuals living with a sexual partner from adopting or fostering children.
(Amicus) Case arguing against ban on any person who engages in same-sex sodomy from becoming a foster parent
Case brought against assisted living facility on behalf of retiree and his daughter, after the facility evicted the retiree because he has HIV