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Victory! Federal Court Declares Ohio Ban on Recognizing Marriages of Same-Sex Couples Unconstitutional 04/14/2014

(Cincinnati, OH, April 14, 2014) — Today, in a strongly worded ruling, a federal court in Ohio declared Ohio’s ban on recognizing out-of-state marriages of same-sex couples unconstitutional in all respects.

Adoption and Parenting | Anti-LGBT Rulings, Laws and Amendments | Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Victory! Federal Court Declares OH Ban on Recognizing Marriages of Same-Sex Couples Unconstitutional 04/14/2014

(Cincinnati, OH,April 14, 2014) - Today, in a strongly worded ruling, a federal court in Ohio declared Ohio's ban on recognizing out-of-state marriages of same-sex couples unconstitutional in all respects.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Lambda Legal Works to Ensure Students and Teachers Can Take Part in GLSEN’s Day of Silence 04/11/2014

(Chicago, IL, April 11, 2014) -- For the past several years, Lambda Legal has advocated for and filed lawsuits on behalf of students who were denied the right to participate in GLSEN’s Day of Silence, the annual anti-bullying observance in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students at their schools.

Youth and Schools
Victory! Indiana Federal Court Orders Immediate Recognition of Marriage for Terminally Ill Woman and Her Wife 04/10/2014

(Evansville, IN,April 10, 2014) — Today, a federal court in Indiana ordered the state to recognize immediately the marriage of a lesbian couple in Munster.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
New Lambda Legal Resource: Nationwide Chart of Pending Marriage Equality Litigation Now Live Online 04/09/2014

Now live on the Lambda Legal website is a chart detailing current status of marriage equality litigation nationwide.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Victory! Ohio Court Announces It Will Declare Ban on Recognition of Out of State Marriages of Same-sex Couples Unconstitutional 04/04/2014

(Cincinnati, OH, April 4, 2014) — Today, a federal court in Ohio announced that it will declare Ohio’s ban on recognizing out of state marriages of same-sex couples unconstitutional.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Social Security Administration Updates Procedures for Transgender Spouses Following Lambda Legal Advocacy 04/02/2014

(New York, April 2, 2014) - Yesterday, the Social Security Administration (SSA) updated its policies and procedures regarding the ability of transgender individuals to receive benefits through their spouses.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Transgender Rights
Lambda Legal Seeks Immediate Recognition of Marriage for Terminally Ill Woman and Her Wife in Indiana 03/31/2014

(Indianapolis, IN, March 31, 2014) — Today, Lambda Legal asked a federal court to order the State of Indiana to recognize the marriage of a lesbian couple in Munster.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Lambda Legal Unveils Marriage Victory Ad Campaign on CTA Red Line in Chicago 03/27/2014

(Chicago, IL, March 27, 2014) - Lambda Legal has unveiled a marriage victory ad campaign on the CTA Red line, making Chicago the site of the national non-profit legal organization's first transit ad campaign.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument in Case of For-Profit Companies Seeking Religious Exemption from ACA Requirements 03/25/2014

(Washington, March 25, 2014) – The U.S. Supreme Court today heard oral arguments in two cases challenging the Affordable Care Act’s requirement that FDA-approved contraception be among the basic preventive health care services included in insurance coverage for employees.

Health Care Fairness

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