The Court Cases that Changed Our World
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For its 45th anniversary, The Advocate has listed the biggest court victories in the fight for LGBT equality. Some of Lambda Legal's most important cases are on the list, including:
- Lawrence v. Texas, which overturned all remaining state sodomy laws in the United States. Many consider it the most significant LGBT rights breakthrough of our time.
- In re Guardianship of Sharon Kowalski, in which a woman fought for eight years to bring her life partner home after a tragic car accident.
You can read The Advocate's list here.
And you can learn about some of Lambda Legal's landmark cases that didn't make the magazine's cut here.