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Antigay Groups Ask To Enter Lambda Legal Lawsuit that Seeks Marriage for Same-Sex Couples in New York State 04/20/2004

(New York, April 20, 2004) - Antigay groups are asking a Manhattan court to let them intervene in a lawsuit filed last month by same-sex couples seeking the right to marry in New York, Lambda Legal said today. Lambda Legal represents the five lesbian and gay New York City couples in the first of several recent lawsuits filed in the state seeking full marriage for same-sex couples.

Antigay Campaigns Dont Get the Vote 11/08/2006

Kevin Cathcart, Executive Director of Lambda Legal, issued the following statement in response to the 2006 election results and what they mean for the LGBT community:

Anti-Gay Law Challenged in Ohio 05/01/2001

Criminal Justice
Anti-Gay Discrimination To Be Topic in Three Iowa Cities 04/16/2001

(CHICAGO, April 16, 2001) — A three-day speak out in key Iowa cities will raise questions about anti-gay discrimination in employment, Boy Scouts, and adoption by lesbian and gay parents.

Adoption and Parenting
Anti-Gay Bias Prevalent in California Court System, New Report Says 02/02/2001

Fair Courts Project
Another Lambda Legal Victory - Arkansas Supreme Court Decision Strikes Down State's Sodomy Law 07/09/2002

Criminal Justice
Anne Arundel School Employee Gets Benefits for Same-Sex Spouse Following Lambda Legal Discrimination Complaint 11/16/2011

(Anne Arundel County, MD November 16, 2011)—Lambda Legal announced today that Stacy Pipkin, an administrator with Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS), will receive employment benefits for her same-sex spouse, following a Lambda Legal complaint on her behalf with the Maryland Commission on Human Relations and policy change from AACPS.

Employment and Rights in the Workplace | Health Care Fairness | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Americans with Disabilities Act Takes Another Hit in the Supreme Court 06/10/2002

Americans With Disabilities Act Can Protect People with HIV 06/25/1998

(NEW YORK, June 25, 1998) -- Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund and the Whitman-Walker Clinic hailed Thursday's United States Supreme Court ruling that HIV disease is within the broad scope of the Americans with Disabilities Act protection from discrimination.

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