Fact Sheets

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GLSEN's Day of Silence: The Freedom to Speak (Or Not) 3/1/2011

Youth and Schools
Hawai`i's 2011 Civil Unions Bill (FAQs) 2/2/2011

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Unjust, Unjustified and Just Unacceptable 1/11/2011

Lambda Legal and the Center for HIV Law and Policy provide an overview of the HIV criminalization legal landscape, 2008-2010.

Illinois Civil Union Law 12/13/2010

Sign up for the Illinois Civil Union Tracker » Have a more specific question? Contact our Legal Help Desk »

Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Preventing Censorship of LGBT Information in Public School Libraries 12/3/2010

This fact sheet is designed to ensure that students have access in their school libraries to LGBTQ materials (information related to lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender individuals and those questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity).

Youth and Schools
Advocating for Insurance Coverage of Your Medical Needs 12/1/2010

If you are denied insurance coverage for transition-related health care, consider taking these steps:

HIV Stigma and Discrimination in the U.S.: 11/18/2010

What Happened in Iowa 11/12/2010

Background and Analysis of the Judicial Retention Election

Fair Courts Project | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections
Equality from Coast to Coast 11/9/2010

What Does the Adoption Decision Mean for Me and My Family? 10/29/2010

On September 22, 2010, the Third District Court of Appeal issued a unanimous decision declaring that Florida's law prohibiting gay men and lesbians from adopting children is unconstitutional. See [Florida Dep't of Children and Families v. In re: Matter of Adoption of X.X.G. and N.R.G. (September 22, 2010)]. The State of Florida announced that it will not appeal that decision to the Florida Supreme Court. We have received several questions about what this case means for gay men and lesbians who want to adopt.

Adoption and Parenting | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections