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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
Just Days Apart, Courts in Texas and Arkansas Hear Challenges to Sodomy Laws 10/27/1999

(NEW YORK, October 27, 1999) -- Within a three-day period in early November, courts in Texas and Arkansas will grapple with intrusive sodomy laws, placing the South in the middle of an increasingly successful lesbian and gay civil rights campaign, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said Wednesday.

Criminal Justice
Julianne Moore Says "I Do" and Joins Lambda Legal Campaign for Equality 05/27/2015

Academy Award Winner and Long-time LGBT Rights Supporter Pledges Her Support with $140K Remaining in Nonprofit’s Million Dollar Match

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Judge Rules that Medicaid Must Pay for Liver Transplant for Lambda Legal Client in Arizona who has HIV 10/28/2005

HIV
Judge Rules El Modena High Gay-Straight Alliance Must Be Allowed to Meet 02/04/2000

(SANTA ANA, CALIFORNIA, Friday, February 4, 2000) — U.S. District Court Judge David O. Carter issued a preliminary injunction today, ordering the Orange Unified School District to allow the Gay-Straight Alliance Club at El Modena High School to meet on school grounds while their case proceeds.

Teens & Young Adults
Judge Rejects Attempt to Stop Marriage for Gay Couples; "Four Times in Seven Days, Courts Have Said San Francisco Can Keep Marrying Same-Sex Couples," Lambda Legal Says 02/20/2003

Judge Orders School to Make Room for Student Club with Gay Perspective 04/27/2000

Youth and Schools

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