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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

Pennsylvania's Highest Court Rules Lesbian Mom Can Seek Visitation 01/02/2002

(NEW YORK, Wednesday, January 2, 2002) —The Pennsylvania state Supreme Court has affirmed a ruling that a lesbian mother who raised a child with her former partner may seek visitation despite the biological mother’s objection, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, which argued the case, said Wednesday.

Adoption and Parenting
Government Keeps Door Open to Support for Lesbian and Gay Survivors of 9/11 Victims 12/20/2001

(NEW YORK, Thursday, December 20, 2001) —Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund Thursday welcomed as “encouraging” new federal regulations that open the door to compensation for surviving partners of lesbians and gay men killed in the September 11 attacks, but expressed disappointment that those partners were not explicitly recognized as spouses are.

Same-Sex Relationships
Lambda Announces New Director of Midwest Regional Office 12/20/2001

Press Conference to Announce Establishment of 'September 11 Gay & Lesbian Family Fund' 12/11/2001

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections

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