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LLDEFLambda Legal Defense and Education Fund
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For more information on and to get involved in winning this historic battle, contact the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund at its national headquarters in New York at 212-995-8585, its Midwest regional office in Chicago at 312-759-8110, or its Los Angeles western regional office at 213-937-2728.
Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, the oldest and largest lesbian and gay legal organization, honored Bill T.
The courts have been known to award damages in those cases where there had been an agreement by one party to support the other, according to Jon Davidson, attorney for the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund in Los Angeles.
State supreme courts in Massachusetts and Vermont have ruled similarly, while the Wisconsin high court has barred these adoptions, according to Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, a gay rights group.
Jenner & Block allowed Hohengarten and a team of lawyers to take on the case pro bono for the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund in May 2002, and they made the most of the opportunity.
Hoping to force a showdown, NCLR, the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, and the American Civil Liberties union filed a Lawsuit on March 12 challenging the constitutionality of the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
They are accustomed to emotional breakups and able to protect the weaker spouse from injustice, says Jennifer Pizer, senior staff attorney in Los Angeles for Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund.
The child welfare advocates speak very family about the fact that gay and lesbian people make good parents," said Jenny Pizer, a senior staff attorney for Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund.
The state court's decision was a tremendous victory for same-sex couples in New York and elsewhere," said Adam Aronson, the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund attorney representing Langan.
In response to a complaint filed by the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, the Equal Employment opportunity Commission on January 30 said that Montreal-based Cirque du Soleil had likely engaged in illegal discrimination.