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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.
"This decision is heartbreaking," said Beatrice Dohrn, legal director for Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, a lesbian and gay rights organization in New York that filed a friend-of-the-court brief on behalf of Mary Ward.
Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund's Brian Chase described the case as a wake-up call for corporate America.
The Seventh Circuit's reversal means the case will go to trial, although no date has been set, said David Buckel, attorney for Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund in New York, which represented Nabozny.
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.
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.
The firm's list of funding beneficiaries is too extensive to enumerate completely, but it has included the American Civil Liberties Union's Lesbian and Gay Rights Project, AIDS Housing Alliance of Sacramento, the California AIDS Ride, the Bay Area's Pride Law Fund, the National Center for Lesbian Rights, and the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund. It also does pro bono work involving gay concerns.
We've also both already given a tremendous amount to charity, including SLDN; AIDS Project Los Angeles; the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association; the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network; and Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund.
Forget about fashion or Cooking--the gay rights group Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund wants the world to know that gay people are good at relationships, in response to the antigay Marriage Protection Week endorsed by President Bush in October, Lambda organized "Queer Eye for the Straight Couple," a forum in which straight married couples ask for advice ,via E-mail from long-term same-sex couples.
Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund lawyers, who argued the case, said they intend to appeal.
The protests are designed to bring attention to a federal discrimination suit filed by the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund.