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Gay couple sues to have names put on adopted baby's birth certificate
WWLTV Louisiana
10/07/2009"In 2006, Oren Adar and Mickey Smith made an addition to their family. While living in New York, they adopted a child, a toddler who was born in Shreveport.

Dallas judge clears way for gay divorce
Associated Press
10/2/2009"A Texas judge cleared the way for two Dallas men to get a divorce, ruling Thursday that Texas' ban on same-sex marriage violates the constitutional guarantee to equal protection under the law.

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments

FL: Fed court dismisses lawsuit of woman kept apart from dying partner by hospital
Pam's House Blend

Health Care Fairness | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections

No Visiting Rights for Hospital Trauma Patients
The New York Times

Health Care Fairness | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections

Doctors Settle Case for Denying Lesbian Treatment
Associated Press
9/29/2009"A California woman has settled a lawsuit against her former doctors who denied her artificial insemination based on her sexual orientation, attorneys for both sides said Tuesday.

Health Care Fairness

Court dismisses suit by lesbian who couldn’t see dying partner at Miami’s Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami Herald
9/29/2009"A federal court in Miami has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Washington state lesbian who was not allowed to visit her dying partner at Jackson Memorial Hospital.

Health Care Fairness | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections

Doctors settle with lesbian couple over denying services
San Diego Union-Tribune
9/29/2009"A long-running lawsuit between an Oceanside lesbian couple and two doctors that pitted the civil rights of same-sex couples against religious freedom for physicians has been settled.

Health Care Fairness

Workplace Discrimination: Transgender Woman Urges Lawmakers to Pass Reforms
ABC News
"When Vandy Beth Glenn, formerly Glenn Morrison, was summoned to her boss's office Oct. 16, 2007, she was not prepared for the exchange that followed.

Employment and Rights in the Workplace | Transgender Rights

Towleroad Guide to the Tube #541: ENDA Testimony Edition
9/23/2009"The House Education and Labor Committee held its first full committee hearing on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act today. Here is testimony from eight witnesses."

Employment and Rights in the Workplace | Transgender Rights

Lambda Legal aims to join fight on behalf of domestic partnerships
Journal Sentinel
9/22/2009"A group of Wisconsin same-sex couples and a national gay-rights legal group is asking to be allowed to be part of a challenge to the creation of Wisconsin’s state’s new domestic partnership program.

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections