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California Judge Rules Proposed Initiative is Limit on Marriages 12/08/1999

(SACRAMENTO, December 8, 1999) --The League of Women Voters of California Wednesday praised a decision by a California judge affirming the accuracy of the name given by California Attorney General Bill Lockyer to a controversial ballot measure that would allow the state to discriminate against legal marriages of lesbians and gay men from other states.

California High Court to Hear Oral Arguments in Historic Marriage Case on March 4 02/07/2008

(San Francisco, February 6, 2008) — The California Supreme Court announced today that it will hear oral arguments on March 4 in the marriage cases challenging the exclusion of same-sex couples from marriage.

Same-Sex Relationships
California Governor Signs One of Nations Most Comprehensive Domestic Partner Bills 10/15/2001

(LOS ANGELES, Monday, October 15, 2001) — Governor Gray Davis has signed a bill into law that will offer dramatic new protections for domestic partners in California, even while falling short of full equality for lesbian and gay couples, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said.

California Department of Industrial Relations Vindicates Lesbian Teacher 06/20/2000

(LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2000) — Another California school district has been ordered to stop transferring students from a gay teacher’s classroom because such action is a form of employment discrimination, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said Tuesday.

Employment and Rights in the Workplace
California Court Rules Antigay Initiative Must Be Portrayed Truthfully 08/18/2005

California Court of Appeals Upholds $300,000 Award to Bullied Pair of Gay and Lesbian High School Students 10/10/2008

Youth and Schools
California Court of Appeal Reinstates Gay Man's Employment Case 07/09/1998

(LOS ANGELES, July 9, 1998) -- In a decision likely to improve workplace protections for lesbian and gay Californians, the state Court of Appeal in San Diego has given the green light to a lawsuit by a man who suffered severe anti-gay harassment on the job, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund said Thursday.

California Assembly Bill 205 Lead Witness Lydia Ramos and Lambda Legal Defense & Education Fund Statements on Passage of Critical Domestic Partner Legislation 06/05/2003

California Appeals Court Urged to Uphold Lower Courts Ruling Allowing Same-Sex Couples to Marry 11/09/2005

(San Francisco, Wednesday, November 9, 2005) — In a brief filed today in the California Court of Appeal in San Francisco, Lambda Legal, the National Center for Lesbian Rights and the ACLU explain why the trial court was correct in ruling that under California’s constitution, same-sex couples cannot be barred from marrying.

Youth and Schools
Calhoun v Pennington: Atlanta Eagle Raid Case 12/03/2010

The parties have reached an agreement to settle this case, which they believe is in the best interest of the City, its residents, and visitors. This agreement includes monetary compensation and reforms of the Atlanta Police Department.

Criminal Justice

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