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Mixed Record on AIDS Calls for Pointed Questioning of HHS Nominee 01/17/2001

Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments
John Ashcroft is Not Qualified to Be Attorney General 01/12/2001

Damages in Boys Dont Cry Murder Argued Before Nebraska Supreme Court 01/11/2001

Transgender Rights
Lesbian Journalist Vindicated in Employment Discrimination Claims 12/14/2000

LAMBDA ISSUES 2000 WORLD AIDS DAY REPORT CARD 11/27/2000

(NEW YORK, November 27, 2000) — Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, with its fifth annual World AIDS Day report card, handed out dunce caps to Texas’ top health official and the New York Catholic diocese’s new bishop for their failures in responding to the AIDS epidemic.

HIV
Air Transport Association v. City and County of San Francisco 11/10/2000

(LOS ANGELES, November 10, 2000) — Helping fend off attacks from the airline industry and a conservative Christian group, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund again stands with San Francisco in defense of the city’s landmark Equal Benefits Ordinance.

Mother Can Take Police to Court Over Son's Suicide 11/07/2000

(NEW YORK, November 7, 2000) – A mother whose teen son committed suicide after police in Minersville, Pennsylvania, harassed him and threatened to disclose that he was gay finally can take her wrongful-death case to trial, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said Tuesday.

Adoption and Parenting
A. Cornelius Baker to Speak at Bon Foster Memorial Lecture and Luncheon 10/17/2000

(CHICAGO, October 17, 2000) — With a national authority on HIV and AIDS policy as keynote speaker at its Bon Foster Memorial Civil Rights Lecture, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund will focus attention on the state of AIDS prevention and discrimination protections at a critical time in public policy debate.

HIV
Lambda Staff Attorney Cited for Advancing Rights of People with HIV/AIDS 10/16/2000

(CHICAGO, October 16, 2000) — For tireless advocacy on behalf of people affected by HIV and AIDS, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund attorney Heather C. Sawyer will receive a Friend for Life Award from one of the nation’s leading health centers for the lesbian, gay, and bisexual community.

HIV
Washington's Highest Court to Hear Case of Man Facing Loss of Home 10/12/2000

(LOS ANGELES, October 12, 2000) — The Washington Supreme Court has agreed to hear the appeal of a man seeking to retain his home and business following the death of his partner of nearly 30 years, said Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund Thursday.

Fair Courts Project

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