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September

September 6, 2013
NCLR, ACLU Welcome New Mexico Supreme Court Order Setting Hearing on Freedom to Marry for Same-sex Couples Statewide

September 5, 2013
NCLR Launches Campaign Calling on Top Companies Doing Business in Russia to Urge Repeal of Extreme Anti-LGBT Laws

August

August 29, 2013
Federal Appeals Court Allows Enforcement of California Law Prohibiting Dangerous Psychological Practices to Change Minors’ Sexual Orientation

August 26, 2013
New Mexico Judge Orders Bernalillo and Santa Fe County Clerks to Issue Marriage Licenses to Same-Sex Couples

August 21, 2013
New Mexico Woman Suffering from Life-Threatening Brain Cancer Asks Court to Let Her Marry Her Partner of 21 Years

August 12, 2013
Governor Brown Signs Historic Transgender Student Bill into Law

July

July 29, 2013
Federal Court Rules That Widow Is Entitled to Survivor Benefits From Deceased Wife’s Employer Plan

July 24, 2013
Federal Government Resolves Complaint Filed by CA Transgender Student

July 23, 2013
Nation’s Leading LGBT Advocacy Organizations Reject Efforts by House GOP to Play Politics and Leave Millions of Immigrants Behind with KIDS Act

July 15, 2013
Joint Statement on Florida's Path to Marriage Equality

July 10, 2013
Agreement Reached in Lawsuit Against Indianapolis Public Schools For Failing to Protect Gay Student

July 03, 2013
Same-Sex Couples Ask New Mexico Supreme Court to Protect Their Right to Marry

July 01, 2013
New Guidance from HHS Protects LGBT Elders

June

June 27, 2013
Nation’s Leading LGBT Advocacy Organizations Respond to Senate Bill, See Opportunities for Immigrants and Demand No More Punitive Measures

June 26, 2013
NCLR Hails Historic Supreme Court Decisions Striking Down Federal Defense of Marriage Act and Restoring the Freedom to Marry in California

June 12, 2013
LGBT DREAMers Join President Obama to Celebrate Pride Month

June 12, 2013
Bill Supporting Transgender Students Goes to the Senate Floor

June 11, 2013
Leading LGBT Advocacy Organizations Thank Sen. Leahy for Amendment to Give Same Sex Couples Equal Rights; Oppose Amendments that Will Obstruct Path to Citizenship

June 5, 2013
Sports Leaders Gather to Tackle Anti-LGBT Bias in Athletics

June 3, 2013
Thirty-Five LGBT and HIV Advocacy Groups Mark Pride Month with Joint Statement on HIV/AIDS

May

May 21, 2013
Nation's Leading LGBT Advocacy Organizations Respond to Senate Judiciary Committee Failure to Consider UAFA

May 21, 2013
NCLR Applauds John Trasviña, Outgoing Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity at the Department of Housing and Urban Development

May 18, 2013

NCLR Celebrates 36 Years of Legal Victories

May 3, 2013

Maine Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics Joins Other Child Welfare Organizations on Brief Supporting Transgender Girl

May 1, 2013

Nation’s Leading LGBT Advocacy Organizations Stand Firm for Immigration Reform

April

April 25, 2013

NCLR Applauds House and Senate Introduction of ENDA

April 25, 2013

Joint Statement on ENDA Introduction

April 18, 2013

NCLR Applauds Introduction of Bi-Partisan Student Non-Discrimination Act

April 17, 2013

School Success and Opportunity Act Passes Assembly Education Committee

April 17, 2013
NCLR Responds to Introduction of Federal Immigration Reform Legislation

April 10, 2013
On National Immigration Day of Action, Nation's Leading LGBT Advocacy Organizations Stand in Solidarity for Immigration Reform

March

March 29, 2013
LGBT Groups Challenge Medicare’s Refusal to Provide Healthcare to Transgender Patients

March 28, 2013
National Center for Lesbian Rights Celebrates 36th Anniversary

March 27, 2013
NCLR Responds to U.S. Supreme Court Oral Argument in Defense of Marriage Act Case

March 26, 2013
NCLR Responds to U.S. Supreme Court Oral Argument in Proposition 8 Case

March 21, 2013
Same-Sex Couples File Lawsuit Seeking the Freedom to Marry in New Mexico

March 4, 2013
California Bill Will Ensure the Success and Well-being of Transgender Students

February

February 22, 2013
Kansas Supreme Court Rules to Protect the Interests of Children in All Families, Regardless of Parents’ Sexual Orientation

February 19, 2013
Special Fund Helps LGBT “DREAMers” Get Work Permits and Relief from Deportation—LGBT Dreamers Helped So Far Share Their Stories

February 8, 2013
Leading Mental Health Professional Organizations, Health Care and Constitutional Scholars, and Social Services Providers Urge Appeals Court to Uphold California Law Prohibiting Dangerous Psychological Practices to Change Minors’ Sexual Orientation

January

January 29, 2013
President Obama Unveils Inclusive Immigration Plan

January 28, 2013
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rights Groups Release Joint Statement on Immigration Reform as U.S. Senators Release Set of Principles for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

January 2, 2013
HUD Enforces LGBT Equal Access Rule