Legislation to expand Pennsylvania’s hate crimes law to include sexual orientation and gender identity advanced in the state legislature on Monday.
October 1, the Maryland transgender anti-discrimination law goes into effect, making this state the 18th in the country, along with Puerto Rico and D.C., to offer similar protections.
Maura Healey is no stranger to landmark lawsuits — she led the first successful challenge to DOMA — but now she wants to be the top lawyer in the land.
The social stigma that antigay laws create trickle down to harming our children around the world.
Supporters of LGBTI rights should not overlook the democracies that continue to exclude some of their citizens from the equal protection of the law….
Prohibiting Anti-LGBT Discrimination Hasn’t Threatened Religious Liberty
A man has withdrawn his Supreme Court case against Jamaica’s antigay law out of fear for his safety.
The American Bar Association “condemns all laws, regulations and rules or practices that discriminate on the basis that an individual is a LGBT person.”
The Justice Department announced yesterday that it has released a “Best Practices Guide to Reform HIV-Specific Criminal Laws to Align with Scientifically-Supported Factors.”
Monica Jones was found guilty on prostitution charges after accepting a ride from an undercover police officer.
After spending over a year in jail, James Mwape and Philip Mubiana have been acquitted due to lack of evidence.
The speed with which court cases are overturning laws and state constitutional amendments limiting marriage equality is breathtaking.
The 9th Circuit won’t give further review to an earlier decision that gives laws that treat people differently based on sexual orientation additional scrutiny.
"It’s impossible to condense the complex notion of identity into a single, unchangeable M or F." The film was released today along with a global guide to transgender recognition laws.