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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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NEW YORK STATE MODERNIZES POLICY AROUND GENDER MARKERS ON BIRTH CERTIFICATES

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo aligns process for changing gender markers on New York State birth certificates with existing State and ...

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Colorado Civil Rights Commission Finds Bakery Discriminated Against Gay Couple

ACLU Press Release– DENVER May 30, 2014 – The Colorado Civil Rights Commission ruled that a Lakewood bakery violated the ...

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Malta legalized civil unions and adoption for gay couples

The island nation of Malta has finally passed civil unions for gay couples. With 37 votes, and 30 abstentions Maltese ...

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Egypt Convicts Four Men of Debauchery for “Homosexual Acts”

Washington, D.C. APRIL 07, 2014  – Human Rights First today expressed serious concern over news reports that three Egyptian men have ...

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Mississippi’s So-Called “Religious Freedom” Bill Passes State Legislature

HRC calls on Gov. Bryant to veto the measure HRC Press Release WASHINGTON April 01, 2014– After differing versions of ...

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Arkansas High School Refuses to Publish Gay Student’s Bio

HRC calls on Sheridan School District administrators to do the right thing and reverse their decision HRC Press Release WASHINGTON ...

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Maryland Transgender Non-Discrimination Bill Passes Full Senate

Legislation moves on to House of Delegates for approval HRC Press Release – WASHINGTON March 04, 2014- Today the Fairness ...

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Equaldex Launches, Aims To Crowdsource Global LGBT Rights Movement Data

Equaldex, a collaborative LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) rights website launched today, aimed at crowdsourcing every LGBT-related law around the ...

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AZ Gov. Brewer Vetoes Horrendous License to Discriminate Law

HRC delivered 65,000 petition signatures calling on governor to veto dangerous bill HRC Press Release – WASHINGTON February 26, 2014– ...

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