WASHINGTON, DC—Today marks seven years since the U.S. Department of Defense ended Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell—the military policy that prohibited gay, lesbian, and bisexual servicemembers ... Read More
Statement of GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) Executive Director Janson Wu:
Allegations of sexual assault are serious and must be treated as such. Christine Blasey ... Read More
Washington, D.C. – Federal District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly today issued a ruling ordering the Trump administration to disclose information about its decision to ban otherwise ... Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly today denied the Trump administration’s motion to dismiss NCLR and GLAD’s case Doe v. Trump, the first lawsuit filed ... Read More
(St. Louis, Missouri) Six civil rights organizations, including the American Civil Liberties Union, American Civil Liberties Union of South Dakota, Lambda Legal, GLBTQ Legal Advocates ... Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today marks one year since President Trump tweeted that the U.S. Government would not allow transgender individuals “to serve in any capacity in the ... Read More
A history of change. A passion for justice. A vision for the future.
Four decades after dozens of men were arrested in an anti-gay sex sting ... Read More
GLAD is pleased to announce the appointment of five new board members: Suzanne Baumann, Martha Holt Castle, Darla DeGrace, Liz Doherty, and Lee Swislow.
“I’m delighted ... Read More
Today GLAD filed a motion for summary judgment in a first-of-its-kind case challenging discrimination against a gay man who takes the medication Truvada as pre-exposure ... Read More
Tonight President Trump announced he is nominating Judge Brett Kavanaugh to fill retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy’s seat on the United States Supreme Court.
GLBTQ Legal Advocates ... Read More