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December 22, 2014   Join us on:  Facebook.  Twitter.  YouTube
ENDA Re-Introduced
 
Lambda Legal, the ACLU, the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) and the Transgender Law Center issued a joint statement regarding the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which was re-introduced in Congress on Thursday.

While we applaud the progress that has been made, we stand united in expressing very grave concerns with the religious exemption in ENDA. Read more »
 

Featured Stories

Lambda Legal Celebrates R.I. Marriage Equality
“This gives all Rhode Island families an equal chance at their own happily-ever-after story,” writes Lambda Legal Marriage Project Director Camilla Taylor.

Court Rules for Lesbian Couple in B&B Case
Lambda Legal sued Aloha Bed & Breakfast in Honolulu after it turned away a lesbian couple because of their sexual orientation.

The Truth About the Boy Scouts’ Latest Proposal
Don’t be fooled, writes Legal Director Jon W. Davidson.

Immigration Reform Offers Hope
Lambda Legal welcomes comprehensive immigration reforms that provide paths to citizenship, and urges the Senate to include critical protections for bi-national same-sex couples and their families.

Lambda Legal Supports Student Non-Discrimination Act
The bill, re-introduced in Congress last week, “takes a big step toward a safer and healthier environment in every public school,” writes Deputy Legal Director Hayley Gorenberg.

Lambda Legal Urges Court Not to Deport HIV-Positive Man
Lambda Legal and the HIV Law Project submitted a brief asking the Bureau of Immigration Appeals to overturn a ruling ordering the deportation of an HIV-positive immigrant convicted of solicitation for oral sex.

In Their Own Words: Day of Silence
Lambda Legal clients Amber Hatcher and Maverick Couch discuss their efforts to participate in GLSEN’s Day of Silence in their schools.

Marriage and Beyond
Deputy Legal Director Hayley Gorenberg discusses the fight for the freedom to marry, and looks ahead at what’s on the horizon for the LGBT and HIV rights movement.

Meet the Lawyers
Lambda Legal welcomes our new Senior Staff Attorneys, Karen Loewy and Currey Cook.

Lambda Legal Is Proud...
Transgender Rights Attorney M. Dru Levasseur has been included in the inaugural “Trans 100” list of leading transgender rights advocates.

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