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Court rules in favor of transgender editor at Legislature 12/6/2011
"The federal appeals court in Atlanta on Tuesday ruled in favor of a transgender woman who was fired from her General Assembly job after disclosing she was going to make the transition from man to woman.

Transgender Rights

Karen Golinski: Marriage Equality's Inadvertent Champion 12/15/2011
 

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments | Employment and Rights in the Workplace | Health Care Fairness | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships

Justice Department, Lambda Legal to Make Case Against DOMA 12/16/2011
 

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments | Employment and Rights in the Workplace | Health Care Fairness | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships

Golinski Has Her Day in Court, DOJ Sends Senior Lawyer to Argue DOMA's Unconstitutionality 12/16/2011
"The Department of Justice sent one of its top lawyers to federal court in San Francisco today to argue that the Defense of Marriage Act's federal definition of marriage unconstitutionally limits Karen Golinski's ability to secure health insurance for her wife...

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments | Employment and Rights in the Workplace | Health Care Fairness | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships

Gay couple sue Hawaii B&B, claim discrimination 12/19/2011
 

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships

Court: OK to require LGBT training for counselor 12/19/2011
 

Teens & Young Adults

Transgender People Fight for Civil Rights, Public Understanding 12/19/2011
 

Transgender Rights

John Lawrence, 68, Plantiff in Gay Rights Case, Dies 12/24/2011
John G. Lawrence, whose bedroom encounter with the police in Texas led to one of the gay rights movement’s signal triumphs, the Supreme Court's 2003 decision in Lawrence v. Texas, died at his home in Houston on Nov. 20, his partner said on Friday. He was 68.

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments

Judge: Put both moms' names on birth certificate 1/5/2012
"A Polk County district court judge ruled today that the spouse in a same-sex marriage should be listed on their child's birth certificate without going through adoption proceedings. "The health department in 2009 had refused to list Gartner on the birth certificate until she had adopted the child.

Marriage

Colombian High Court to Hear American Gay Adoption Case 1/24/2012
"Lambda Legal staff attorney Iván Espinoza-Madrigal, who worked with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the State Department to ensure that American officials understood that Burr is the rightful adoptive father of the boys, said the case marks the first time that the Constitutional Court will consider the rights of single gay parents.

Adoption and Parenting

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