The act was signed into law by President Clinton in 1993, then reinterpreted in a 2007 memo by Bush administration lawyers to offer protection to religious organizations that discriminated in hiring.
James Esseks of the ACLU says the proposed Equality Act will usher in sweeping changes for almost all minorities.
The civil rights organization is hunting for a constitutional solution to the law that discriminates against LGBT couples.
The Gloucester County School Board's requirement that trans students use only single-stall restrooms is unconstitutional, the ACLU argues.
Kai Short, already joined by the ACLU, got support this week from Delaware's governor in his ongoing pursuit of a legal name change.
If passed, the law would see trans and gender-nonconforming people fined up to $1,000 and jailed up to a year for using the 'wrong bathroom' in public.
While Monica Jones and her supporters are celebrating the end of her legal battle, they say the decision has allowed Phoenix to avoid a constitutional challenge to its vague 'manifesting prostitution' laws.
It's time to kick things up a notch.
On behalf of a trans high-schooler, the ACLU argues that "privacy" in bathrooms can easily be handled without being discriminatory.