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Nevada Marriage Ban Defendant Drops Appeal of Ninth Circuit Ruling 10/09/2014

(Las Vegas, NV, October 9, 2014) – The Coalition for the Protection of Marriage, the organization that had been defending Nevada’s discriminatory marriage ban, today withdrew its motions before the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals seeking to prevent the Ninth Circuit’s Tuesday ruling striking down the marriage ban from going into effect.

Adultos LGBT de la tercera edad | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Justice Kennedy Issues Clarifying Order: No Stay on Nevada Marriage 10/08/2014

This afternoon the U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy issued an order clarifying that there is no stay on the Ninth Circuit’s decision as it applies to Nevada.

Adoption and Parenting | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Lambda Legal Joins Appeal of Louisiana Marriage Ruling to 5th Circuit 10/07/2014

(New Orleans, La, -- October 7, 2014) – Lambda Legal is joining the legal team representing a total of seven Louisiana same-sex couples and the Forum for Equality Louisiana, the state’s LGBT rights organization, in their appeal to the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals of last month’s U.S. District Court ruling upholding Louisiana’s discriminatory marriage ban.

Adoption and Parenting | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Victory! Ninth Circuit Strikes Down Marriage Ban for Same-Sex Couples in Nevada and Idaho 10/07/2014

(San Francisco, October 7, 2014) – Today in a unanimous decision the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit struck down discriminatory marriage bans for same-sex couples in Nevada and Idaho.

Adultos LGBT de la tercera edad | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Supreme Court Allows All Marriage Decisions to Stand: Marriages Will Begin Soon in Five States 10/06/2014

(Washington, October 6, 2014) – The U.S. Supreme Court today allowed marriage case decisions from the Seventh Circuit, Fourth Circuit and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeal to stand meaning that same-sex couples in five more states Indiana, Wisconsin, Virginia, Utah and Oklahoma will be able to marry – perhaps as soon as later today.

Adultos LGBT de la tercera edad | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Lambda Legal Seeks Immediate Action for Marriage in West Virginia 10/06/2014

“Same-sex couples and their families in West Virginia have been waiting a long time for the protections and dignity that only marriage can provide.  Now that the 4th Circuit decision is final, these families deserve a prompt ruling ending their exclusion from marriage”

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Lambda Legal Adds South Georgia Couple to Marriage Lawsuit 10/03/2014

"Beth and Krista’s story demonstrates that Georgia’s discriminatory marriage ban impacts same-sex couples and their families across the state.”

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Lambda Legal Announces National 40 and Under Campaign to Increase Younger Membership 09/17/2014

Summer Sendoff to Launch Initiative to Reach New Generation of LGBT Donors  

Lambda Legal Asks Court for Swift Ruling to End Discriminatory Marriage Ban in Puerto Rico 09/15/2014

Today in the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, Lambda Legal filed a motion for summary judgment seeking to end the discriminatory ban on marriage for same-sex couples. Lambda Legal joined the lawsuit, Conde v.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Proyecto Igualdad | Same-Sex Relationships
Lambda Legal pide una resolución rápida para terminar la prohibición del derecho al matrimonio en Puerto Rico 09/15/2014

(San Juan, PR, 15 de septiembre de 2014) - Lambda Legal radicó hoy una moción en el Tribunal Federal para el Distrito de Puerto Rico solicitando sentencia sumaria para terminar la prohibición discriminatoria de matrimonios de parejas LGBTT en la isla. Lambda Legal se unió al caso Conde v.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Proyecto Igualdad | Same-Sex Relationships

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