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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, Relationships and Family Protections | Proyecto Igualdad
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, Relationships and Family Protections | Proyecto Igualdad
Federal Judge Orders Arizona to Issue Death Certificate Recognizing Deceased Man’s Husband 09/12/2014

(Phoenix, Friday, September 12, 2014) —— A federal district court judge ordered the state of Arizona today to provide a death certificate that accurately reflects a recently deceased Green Valley man’s marriage to another man.

Adultos LGBT de la tercera edad | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Indiana Attorney General Seeks U. S. Supreme Court Review of Lambda Legal Marriage Case 09/09/2014

(Chicago, IL, September 4, 2014) — Today, Indiana Attorney General Zoeller asked the Supreme Court of the United States to review Baskin v. Bogan, the Lambda Legal lawsuit seeking marriage equality for same-sex couples in Indiana.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Ninth Circuit Hears Oral Argument in Lambda Legal Case Seeking Marriage for Same-Sex Couples in Nevada 09/08/2014

(San Francisco, September 8, 2014) – Today the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit heard oral arguments in Sevcik v. Sandoval, Lambda Legal’s lawsuit challenging Nevada’s discriminatory marriage ban.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
(VIDEO) Lambda Legal and Transgender Woman Celebrate Successful Fight Against Discrimination and Harassment at Halfway House 09/04/2014

(Chicago, IL, September 4, 2014) — Today, Lambda Legal released a video documenting Donisha McShan’s successful fight to be treated as a woman while at The H Group, the Marion, Illinois, halfway house where she was receiving substance abuse counseling.

Criminal Justice and Police Misconduct | Transgender Rights
Seventh Circuit Strikes Down Marriage Ban for Same-Sex Couples in Indiana and Wisconsin 09/04/2014

(Chicago, IL) - In a unanimous 3-0 decision today, the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals struck down discriminatory marriage bans for same-sex couples in Indiana and Wisconsin.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Lambda Legal Congratulates HIV Project Director Scott Schoettes on Appointment to Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS 09/03/2014

(Washington, D.C., September 3, 2014) - Lambda Legal is proud to announce that HIV Project Director Scott Schoettes has been appointed to the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS.

Lambda Legal Files Emergency Papers in Arizona Seeking Accurate Death Certificate for Husband of George Martinez 09/03/2014

(Los Angeles September 3, 2014) — Today Lambda Legal filed emergency papers asking the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona to order the State of Arizona to provide an accurate death certificate to Fred McQuire for his husband, George Martinez, who passed away early Thursday morning.

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Lambda Legal Launches “Know Your Rights At Work” for LGBT and HIV+ People 08/27/2014

(New York, August 27, 2014) — As Labor Day approaches, Lambda Legal has launched its newest section of the Know Your Rights information hub.

Employment and Rights in the Workplace