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U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Argument in Another Test for ADA 02/13/2002

Employment and Rights in the Workplace
Gay Partner of 9/11 Victim Urges California to Support Freedom to Marry 02/11/2002

(LOS ANGELES, Monday, February 11, 2002) — A gay California man whose partner died in the September 11 terrorist attacks says the plight he now faces vividly shows why his home state must allow lesbian and gay couples to marry.

Lambda Legal's Call to Action Helps Build 5th Annual Freedom to Marry Day 02/11/2002

(NEW YORK, Monday, February 11, 2002) — Linking Valentine’s Day and Lincoln’s birthday with the themes of love and equality, Lambda Legal and communities nationwide, including many clergy, are supporting lesbian and gay couples with celebrations of the fifth annual National Freedom to Marry Day.

California Supreme Court to Review Second-Parent Adoption Decision 01/30/2002

(LOS ANGELES Wednesday, January 30, 2002) — The California Supreme Court has agreed to review the question of whether second-parent adoptions are allowed in the state, said Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund Wednesday. As a result of the Supreme Court’s decision, the San Diego appellate court opinion that had brought these adoptions into question has been de-published.

Adoption and Parenting
American Academy of Pediatrics Supports Protections for Lesbian and Gay Families 01/30/2002

(NEW YORK, Wednesday January 30, 2002) —Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said a new policy from the American Academy of Pediatrics supporting legal protections for lesbian and gay families is an important landmark.

Adoption and Parenting
Media Briefing on Lambda's Top Concerns in the South and Nationwide 01/28/2002

(ATLANTA) — Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund invites news reporters, editors, and producers to a February 1 media breakfast briefing about Lambda’s top civil rights concerns for lesbians, gay men, and people with HIV and AIDS in the South and around the country.

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments
Judge Agrees Lambda Can Argue that Housing Law Harms Same-Sex Couples 01/24/2002

Housing
Lambda and GLSEN Team Up to Create a New Publication for LGBT Youth 01/15/2002

Teens & Young Adults
U.S. Supreme Court Further Constricts Power of the ADA 01/09/2002

(NEW YORK, January 9, 2002) — The United States Supreme Court ruling in Toyota v. Williams, refusing to recognize workplace-related limitations, further erodes the definition of “disability” and the strength of employee protections under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said Wednesday.

Employment and Rights in the Workplace
Lambda Adds Staff Attorney Gregory Nevins to its Southern Regional Office 01/09/2002

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