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Lambda Legal

Read the latest news about Lambda Legal, one of the nation’s leading nonprofits dedicated to equality litigation. Under the leadership of Kevin Cathcart, who has served as executive director of Lambda Legal since 1992, the organization has helped achieve historic victories in the fight for LGBT rights, including its argument before the Supreme Court in Lawrence v. Texas (2003), which established the right to sexual intimacy for gay Americans. Learn more about this gay legal organization that has also launced the Foster Care Initiative for lesbian and gay youth, as well as the Marriage Project and Transgender Rights Project.

This year, 'ex-gay' therapy took a major hit, Russia became a scary place for LGBT people, and tons of people fantasized about what they'd be like in prison.

December 18 2013 12:47 AM

Same-sex couples in which one partner has a life-threatening illness can marry immediately instead of waiting for the state's marriage equality law to take effect June 1, a judge has ruled.

December 16 2013 3:01 PM

While 2013 will be remembered for the work of hundreds in advancing marriage equality, it will also be remembered for the example of one man.

December 16 2013 2:23 PM

State senator Adam Ebbin introduced legislation that would repeal Virginia's constitutional prohibition on marriage equality.

November 27 2013 2:24 PM

A judge Monday ordered the immediate issuance of a marriage license to Vernita Gray, who has cancer, and partner Patricia Ewert.

November 26 2013 1:27 PM

The state Senate on Tuesday approved a new version of the legislation that the governor is set to sign today.

November 12 2013 2:17 PM Updated

The official ban on gay service members might be over, but the battle for full equality is not.

November 11 2013 5:00 AM