Wednesday, July 3 2019
In a friend-of-the-court brief, GLAD, NCLR and other LGBTQ equality organizations make the case that rolling back the understanding that discrimination against LGBTQ workers is ...
Monday, June 24 2019
RI urgently needs to update our parentage laws which haven’t changed since the 1970’s. The Senate unanimously passed the Parentage Act; parents and community advocates ...
Friday, June 14 2019
Legislation introduced yesterday by Senator Gillibrand (D-NY) and 15 other U.S. Senators to End Discrimination in the Child Welfare System
WASHINGTON, D.C. — GLBTQ Legal Advocates ...
Wednesday, June 12 2019
(Boston, MA) GLBTQ
Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) announced today that its 2019 Spirit of
Justice Award will go to Chai R. Feldblum. GLAD will present the ...
Wednesday, June 5 2019
NCLR and GLAD Respond to President Trump’s Statements about the Transgender Military Ban
Organizations leading the legal fight against the Trump administration’s ban on transgender military ...
Wednesday, May 29 2019
Today with Governor Janet Mills’ signature, Maine became the 17th state in the U.S. to ban the practice of conversion therapy on LGBTQ youth. Every ...
Friday, May 17 2019
The U.S. House today voted to pass the Equality Act, legislation that would enshrine explicit, comprehensive protections for all LGBTQ people, including in employment, housing, ...
Friday, May 3 2019
New Jersey Governor Murphy joins the governors of California, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, and Washington in opposing Trump’s transgender military ban
Governor Phil Murphy announced today ...
Friday, April 26 2019
Providence – Parents, community advocates, family law attorneys and others spoke out yesterday about the urgent need to modernize Rhode Island’s parentage statutes, which were ...
Monday, April 22 2019
The Supreme Court agreed today to hear three cases testing the reach of Title VII of the federal Civil Rights Act in protecting LGBTQ Americans ...