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Civil union backers plan suit
Honolulu Advertiser
2/2/2010
2/2/2010"Gay-rights advocates are preparing a lawsuit alleging that the state is violating the equal protection rights of same-sex couples by not passing a civil-unions law.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections

Civil union law fails same-sex couples, lawyers' group says
The New Jersey Star-Ledger
9/27/2007
9/27/2007"They were designed to give same-sex couples all the benefits of marriage by a different name, but civil unions in New Jersey are a 'failed experiment,' the president of the state's largest lawyers' organization said last night.

Same-Sex Relationships

Civil Unions Review Commission with Lambda Legal's Clients
New Jersey Public Television and Radio
10/2/2007
9/27/2007

Same-Sex Relationships

Civil unions' time has come
New Jersey Home News Tribune
3/14/2007
2/19/2007"New Jersey will become the third state with civil unions for gay couples today as a law passed last year under pressure from the state Supreme Court takes effect.

Civil unions' time has come
New Jersey Home News Tribune
3/14/2007
2/19/2007"New Jersey will become the third state with civil unions for gay couples today as a law passed last year under pressure from the state Supreme Court takes effect.

Civil unions' time has come
New Jersey Home News Tribune
3/14/2007
2/19/2007"New Jersey will become the third state with civil unions for gay couples today as a law passed last year under pressure from the state Supreme Court takes effect.

Civil-Unions Law Obviates Suit
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser
4/1/2011
"A lawsuit filed last year on behalf of six gay couples alleging the state failed to provide equal rights to gays and lesbians short of marriage has been withdrawn, attorneys said yesterday.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships

Cole Thaler on "The Situation with Tucker Carlson"
When a doctor says that a treatment is medically necessary, should legislators and voters be permitted to forbid that treatment to prisoners? That's the question Lambda Legal Staff Attorney Cole Thaler tackles on MSNBC's "The Situation with Tucker Carlson."

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

Commission Report Cites Flaws in New Jersey Civil Union Law
The New York Times
2/20/2008
2/20/2008"New Jersey's civil union law 'creates a second-class status' for same-sex couples and is particularly vexing for people in the military, transgender people, the poor and minorities, according to a report issued on Tuesday by a commission set up to review the law.

Same-Sex Relationships

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