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.

Human Rights Campaign, Lambda Legal, GLAAD, and others are speaking out after the conservative justices once again backed Trump.

June 26 2018 1:59 PM

Buckel, an advocate for marriage equality and LGBT youth, left a note protesting environmental destruction.

April 15 2018 1:59 AM

Leonard Steven Grasz is on the board of directors of a group that opposes marriage equality and supports "ex-gay" therapy.

December 12 2017 8:33 PM

Despite the warnings numerous LGBT organizations made about Joan Larsen's views on civil rights, the Trump nominee will now sit on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

November 03 2017 6:04 PM

Judge W. Mitchell Nance refused to hear adoption cases involving LGB families based on his "convictions." 

October 26 2017 8:59 PM

The amended suit by the ACLU and Lambda Legal says HB 142 doesn't fix the problems caused by the infamous anti-LGBT HB 2.

July 21 2017 3:45 PM

If the high court takes Jameka Evans's case, it will decide whether existing federal law bans sexual orientation discrimination.

July 06 2017 8:10 PM