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Lambda Adds Staff Attorney Gregory Nevins to its Southern Regional Office 01/09/2002

Lambda Adds Seasoned Litigator to its Staff 09/12/2000

(NEW YORK, September 12, 2000) — Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund has expanded its legal forces with the addition of Susan Sommer as supervising attorney in Lambda’s New York headquarters. The veteran litigator brings Lambda’s total number of lawyers on staff nationwide to 17.

Lambda Adds Seasoned Civil Rights Litigator To Its Staff 03/20/2001

(NEW YORK, March 20, 2001) — Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund announced Tuesday that it has further bolstered its legal team with the addition of a new deputy legal director, Michael Adams, an experienced civil rights litigator on behalf of lesbians, gay men, and people with HIV and AIDS.

Lambda Adds Firepower 09/18/1998

(NEW YORK, September 18, 1998) -- The nation's oldest and largest gay legal advocacy group just got bigger. Marvin C. Peguese and Doni Gewirtzman have joined the national headquarters of Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund as staff attorneys, bringing the total number of lawyers throughout Lambda's offices in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Atlanta to 16.

L.A. Domestic Partner Registry Opens Thursday, May 6 05/04/1999

(LOS ANGELES, May 4, 1999) -- The first couples to be recognized as domestic partners by Los Angeles County will celebrate with other supporters of the newly created County registry, as unmarried couples line up to register on Thursday, May 6.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
L.A. City Attorney's Office Charged with Cover-Up of LAPD Harassment of Gay Men 07/25/1997

(LOS ANGELES, CA, July 25, 1997) - The Los Angeles City Attorney's Office is helping the Police Department continue its discriminatory use of lewd-conduct laws against gay men, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said today.

Criminal Justice
Key Virginia Legislator Says Sodomy Law Should Disqualify Gay People from Being Judges; Lambda Legal Says Comments Again Show How Widely Sodomy Laws Are Used To Discriminate 01/15/2003

Criminal Justice
Kansas Widow Can Argue That Earlier Sex Change Does Not Invalidate Her Marriage 05/11/2001

Transgender Rights
Kansas Supreme Court Ignores Scientific Evidence on Sex Change 03/15/2002

(NEW YORK, Friday, March 15, 2002) - The Kansas Supreme Court’s ruling against the marriage of J’Noel Gardiner, a transsexual woman, fails to acknowledge scientific and psychological realities - as well as the everyday reality of J’Noel’s life and marriage as a female.

Transgender Rights
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.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections

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