Through our Transgender Rights Project, GLAD puts our legislative, litigation, and educational assets to work in a focused way to establish clear, affirmative protections for the transgender community.
Legal Q&A for Kids of Trans Parents
Provides legal answers to common questions about kids of transgender parents.
Transgender Legal Issues in New England
Discusses a myriad of legal issues that may arise for transgender persons in the New England area.
Recent Gains in New England Transgender Anti-Discrimination Law
Examines GLAD's work in New England to fight discrimination against transgender people.
Transgender Rights in Maine: Progress in Action
A discussion of the progress made and the progress that needs to made in respect to transgender rights in Maine.
Connecticut: Legal Protections for Transgender People
Describes the protections transgender people have in Connecticut now that "gender identity or expression" has been added to all the anti-discrimination laws.
Massachusetts’ Transgender Rights Law
What you need to know about Massachusetts' transgender non-discrimination law.
A list of resources that can help to address issues concerning transgender individuals.
In, O'Donnabhain v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, GLAD won the right of transgender people to get treatment of GID qualified as medical care. This is a summary of that case.
AMA Resolution Fact Sheet
Provides information about the American Medical Association's decision to support private and public health insurers to cover people with Gender Identity Disorder.
- Connecticut: Protecciones Legales Para las Personas Transgenero
Consideraciones Legales Concernientes al Transgénero
Una guía comprehensiva que examina asuntos legales para las personas transgéneras incluyendo matrimonio, baños e identificación & documentación personal.
Recientes Triunfos en New England sobre la ley Anti-Discriminatoria para Personas Transgéneras
Una hoja breve que delinea los triunfos en la ley antidiscriminatoria de Nueva Inglaterra para las personas transgéneras.
MA - Transgender Youth Flyer
A brief flyer explaining some of the rights and protections that transgender students have in public schools.
Transgender Students’ Use of Bathrooms and Locker Rooms
A brief discussion of the right of transgender students to use bathrooms that match their gender identity in school.