Docket (Open Cases)
Lambda Legal selects cases that will have the greatest impact in protecting and advancing the rights of LGBT people and those with HIV.
We are involved in approximately 65 open cases at a time. Below is a selection of our current active cases.
Missouri State Trooper’s partner of 15 years is denied survivor’s benefits after trooper dies while on duty.
Case representing same-sex partner of shooting victim seeking survivor benefits in Alaska.
Case representing same-sex couples in Illinois seeking the freedom to marry.
Lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada arguing that Nevada’s ban on marriage equality violates the Equal Protection Clause of the U.S. Constitution.
Case representing a lesbian couple denied accommodation at a Hawai'i commercial business establishment.
Case representing Arizona lesbian and gay state employees facing elimination of their domestic partner benefits.
Case seeking the right to marry for same-sex couples in New Jersey.
A federal case challenging California's discriminatory ballot measure, Prop 8, which eliminated same-sex couples' right to marry in that state.
Case seeking regular visitation rights for a lesbian mother and the daughter she and her former partner had while in a Vermont civil union