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HRC Calls for Stronger Laws and Increased Protection of Transgender Women

HRC Calls for Stronger Laws and Increased Protection of Transgender Women

HRC Press Release – WASHINGTON July 21, 2014– In response to the discovery of 26-year-old Mia Henderson’s body in West ...

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FACT SHEET: Taking Action to Support LGBT Workplace Equality is Good For Business

FACT SHEET: Taking Action to Support LGBT Workplace Equality is Good For Business

The White House – Office of the Press Secretary – Press Release- July 21, 2014 - America is built on the ...

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Lambda Legal Calls for Halt to HIV-Based Criminal Prosecutions in Wake of Department of Justice Guidance

Lambda Legal Calls for Halt to HIV-Based Criminal Prosecutions in Wake of Department of Justice Guidance

“We call upon those charged with enforcing such laws—from governors to prosecutors to police detectives—to halt the criminal prosecution and ...

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ACLU Withdraws Support for ENDA

ACLU Withdraws Support for ENDA

ACLU Press Release – WASHINGTON July 8, 2014– The American Civil Liberties Union today announced that it is withdrawing its ...

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President Obama Announces Executive Order Banning Gender Identity Discrimination for Fed. Employees

President Obama Announces Executive Order Banning Gender Identity Discrimination for Fed. Employees

HRC Press Release WASHINGTON June 30, 2014– Tonight at the White House LGBT Pride Reception, President Obama announced he would ...

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Putin’s Anti-LGBT Law Turns One

Putin’s Anti-LGBT Law Turns One

HRC Foundation releases new report documenting a year of discrimination, persecution, and violence against LGBT Russians following enactment of new law ...

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VA PROVIDES GUIDANCE TO SAME-SEX MARRIED COUPLES SEEKING BENEFITS

VA PROVIDES GUIDANCE TO SAME-SEX MARRIED COUPLES SEEKING BENEFITS

Friday, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released guidance to same-sex married couples seeking benefits to which they are entitled ...

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President Obama Will Issue Executive Order Barring LGBT Discrimination by Federal Contractors

President Obama Will Issue Executive Order Barring LGBT Discrimination by Federal Contractors

White House: New Federal Contractor Executive Order Forthcoming Push now for House of Representatives to Pass ENDA HRC Press Release ...

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Victory! Iowa Supreme Court Reverses Conviction in Lambda Legal HIV Criminalization Case

Victory! Iowa Supreme Court Reverses Conviction in Lambda Legal HIV Criminalization Case

“An individual who takes precautions to prevent transmission should not be considered a criminal for choosing to be sexually active, ...

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LAMBDA LEGAL FILES COMPLAINT FOR ANTI-LGBT SLUR ON RESTAURANT RECEIPT

LAMBDA LEGAL FILES COMPLAINT FOR ANTI-LGBT SLUR ON RESTAURANT RECEIPT

Lambda Legal Press Release – (Washington, D.C., June 10, 2014) – Lambda Legal filed a complaint today in the Washington, ...

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