Achieving LGBT Equality Through Litigation, Legislation, Policy, and Public Education

Archives: Family & Relationships

Federal Court Confirms That All Alabama Counties Must Stop Enforcing Unconstitutional Marriage Ban

(MOBILE, Ala., July 1, 2015)–U.S. District Judge Callie V.S. Granade today issued an order confirming that her injunction directing all...

More


Civil Rights Groups Ask Federal Court To Clarify That All Alabama Counties Must Stop Enforcing Unconstitutional Marriage Ban

(MOBILE, Ala., July 1, 2015)–Four civil rights groups representing Alabama same-sex couples in a federal class-action lawsuit asked U.S. District...

More


Alabama Probate Judges Must Immediately Issue Marriage Licenses to Gay Couples

(San Francisco, CA, June 30, 2015)—Alabama’s probate judges are under an immediate obligation to issue marriage licenses to qualified same-sex...

More


Marriage Equality FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions About the Supreme Court’s Ruling

The Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Obergefell v. Hodges guarantees to same-sex couples throughout the nation the freedom to marry...

More


Civil Rights Groups Demand All Alabama Counties Issue Marriage Licenses to Same-Sex Couples

(MOBILE, Ala., June 26, 2015)– Four civil rights groups representing Alabama same-sex couples in a federal lawsuit seeking the freedom...

More


VICTORY: We Just WON Marriage Equality Nationwide

Mark this historic day! Today, the arc of justice bent a bit further toward our full liberation. The U.S. Supreme...

More


In Historic Ruling, U.S. Supreme Court Affirms Marriage Equality Across the United States

(Washington, D.C., June 26, 2015)—In a historic decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that states laws that ban marriage for...

More


We’re So Close

It could happen any day now—the U.S. Supreme Court can rule on our Tennessee marriage equality case and the cases...

More


NCLR Deplores Michigan Governor Synder for Allowing Agencies to Discriminate Against LGBT Parents

(San Francisco, CA, June 10, 2015)—Today Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed three bills that will allow agencies that place children...

More


ECDF

Every Child Deserves a Family

On May 19, 2015, Every Child Deserves A Family Act (ECDF) was re-introduced in congress by Senator Gillibrand (D-NY), Rep....

More


© 2015 National Center for Lesbian Rights. All rights reserved. Give us Feedback. Read our Privacy Policy.