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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.

There is much work that remains to fight stigma, especially in communities of color.

December 01 2022 4:37 PM

Pizer, who joined Lambda Legal in 1996, previously held the post on an acting basis.

October 07 2022 9:05 PM

For years, Jennifer Eller suffered from degrading insults within the school system where she taught because of her gender identity.

September 27 2022 2:17 PM

Lambda Legal, Southern Poverty Law Center, and others filed a suit against what they say is Florida's harmful anti-LGBTQ+ law.

July 27 2022 11:15 AM

Lambda Legal's analysis of the president's first year praises advancements made for LGBTQ+ Americans but recommends further actions.

January 20 2022 6:00 AM

Following a lawsuit, the red state begrudgingly changes its policy.

July 23 2021 11:51 AM