Fact Sheets

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The State of HIV Stigma and Discrimination in 2007 2/7/2007

Lambda Legal has a long history of fighting in the courts for the rights of people living with HIV. This includes winning the first HIV discrimination lawsuit in the country, filing legal briefs in major U.S. Supreme Court cases involving the Americans with Disabilities Act, including Bragdon v. Abbott, Univ. of Alabama v. Garrett, and Toyota Motor Mfg., Kentucky v.

Civil Unions for Same-Sex Couples in the State of New Jersey 2/6/2007

On October 25, 2006, in Lewis v. Harris, Lambda Legal won a declaration from the New Jersey Supreme Court that barring same-sex couples from the rights and benefits of marriage violated the constitutional promise of equality.

Out At Work 1/1/2007

More and more LGBT people are coming out at work. No matter where you work or what you do, you'll feel more secure in your job if you know your rights. For more than three decades, workplace equality has been a top priority for Lambda Legal. We have created this tool kit to give you the information you need to help guide you through your work life.

Employment and Rights in the Workplace
Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund Opposes the Death Penalty as an Irreversible and Harsh Misuse of Government Power 2/10/1999

After DOMA: Federal Taxes

After DOMA: Bankruptcy

Sources of Authority to Amend Sex Designation on Birth Certificates

Transgender Rights
After DOMA: Supplemental Security Income for Aged, Blind, and Disabled (SSI)

After DOMA: Immigration

Denying Access to Marriage Harms Families: Social Security

Same-sex Couples Lose Benefits They Paid for to Insure Against Hard Times