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  • Military Ban Loses Ground

    A court of appeals has held that the military's “Don't Ask, Don't Tell” policy must satisfy a heightened standard of review before barring a model officer from serving.

  • Watch California Marriage Equality Arguments Live

  • Decades Later Epidemic Still Rages

  • NY Assembly Passes Marriage Bill

    The New York Assembly has passed legislation to legalize marriage for same-sex couples by a bipartisan vote of 85 – 61. The Marriage Equality Bill now heads to the senate for a vote.

  • Lesbian Mother Seeks Custody

    Lambda Legal argues in an Ohio appeals court that the state's antigay amendment cannot be used to deprive our client Therese Leach of a relationship with her 11-year-old son.

  • Employment Rights Bill Heads to Congress

    LGBT people face real discrimination in the workplace, yet there is still no federal law that expressly forbids this kind of discrimination. The federal Employment Nondiscrimination Act (ENDA)* seeks to put an end to this. Executive Director Kevin M. Cathcart submitted an open letter to congress urging for the passage of this bill.

  • Proyecto Igualdad: Fighting for You

    Lambda Legal works to fight discrimination and broaden the laws under which we live, bringing more fairness into every aspect of life for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and people with HIV or AIDS.

  • Another New York Win on Marriage

    A mid-level court in New York has wiped out a lower court ruling denying spousal benefits to a retired school teacher, even though he and his partner were legally married in Canada.

  • Court Backs Governor

    Lambda Legal defends recognition of out-of-state marriages of same-sex couples as court dismisses challenge brought by anti-gay Alliance Defense Fund.

  • Protecting Employees When the State Doesn't