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

Archives: Relationship Recognition

FAQ Publications

NCLR produces a number of publications to address issues that regularly come up for LGBT community members. The following publications...

More


Widow Sues FedEx for Refusing to Provide Survivor Benefits Based on Her Same-Sex Spouse’s 26 years of Service to the Company

(San Francisco, January 14, 2015)—Today, the widow of a longtime FedEx employee sued FedEx for refusing to provide her with...

More


Protecting Your Family After Marriage Equality: What You Need To Know

We have seen unprecedented advances in equality for same-sex couples with marriage now equally open to same-sex couples in the...

More


South Dakota Federal Court Rules in Favor of Freedom to Marry for Same-Sex Couples

(Sioux Falls, SD, Jan. 12, 2015)—Today, a federal court ruled in favor of six same-sex couples seeking the freedom to...

More


Illinois State Appeals Court Ends Discrimination Against Unmarried Couples

(Chicago, IL, December 19, 2014)—Today, in a landmark decision, the Illinois Court of Appeals for the First District ruled that...

More


Report on the United States of America’s Compliance with Its Human Rights Obligations in the Area of the Family Relationships of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People

NCLR’s report to the Human Rights Council of the United Nations regarding the United States’ compliance with its human rights...

More


Case: Blumenthal v. Brewer

The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) and Chicago Attorney Angelika Kuehn are representing Eileen Brewer, in a case seeking...

More


Statement Regarding Ninth Circuit Oral Argument in Idaho Marriage Equality Case

(San Francisco, CA, September 8, 2014)—Today, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit heard oral argument in...

More


Transgender Family Law in the U.S.

A fact sheet for transgender spouses, partners, parents, and youth. Open pdf

More


Veteran Files Lawsuit to Be Buried With Her Late Wife in Idaho Cemetery

(Boise, ID, July 7, 2014)—Today, the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) and Boise attorneys Deborah A. Ferguson and Craig...

More


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