Fact Sheets

Titlesort ascending Date
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.

Birth Certificates and Second-Parent Adoptions for Married Same-Sex Couples in Maryland 5/25/2011

Adoption and Parenting
Bending the Mold 6/11/2009

Whether you’re transgender or gender non-conforming, questioning, or an ally, this kit is designed to help you make your school a safer place. We’ve included ideas and information to help you advocate for change. There’s also an extensive list of resources to help you connect with the transgender community and find support.

Teens & Young Adults | Transgender Rights | Youth and Schools
Assuring Non-Discrimination in Healthcare: Washington's Law Against Discrimination and the American Medical Association's Rules of Ethics 12/4/2007

Washington State Legal Briefing December 2007 Lambda Legal provides this briefing to healthcare professionals in Washington State to clarify the non-discrimination requirements of Washington's anti-discrimination law and the national guidance of the American Medical Association's Code of Ethics.

Arc of History 1/24/2008

Let us realize the arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice. —Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In less than two decades, I witnessed the arc of history bending toward justice.

After DOMA: Veteran’s Spousal Benefits

After DOMA: The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

After DOMA: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

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

After DOMA: Social Security and Family Protections