Many came to hear the ruling in person from all around Kenya and the world. June 17, Dispatches. Jump to navigation Skip navigation. Inthe court said discrimination against workers because they did not conform to gender stereotypes was a form of sex discrimination. But two of them, in New York and Chicago, recently issued decisions ruling that discrimination against gay men and lesbians is a form of sex discrimination. John J. Same-sex couples now have the freedom to marry in all 50 states 31 In 31 states there are no explicit employment protections for transgender people.
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Many came to hear the ruling in person from all around Kenya and the world. With our reach into the courts and legislatures of every state, there is no other organization that can match our record of making progress both in the courts of law and in the court of public opinion. Dismissing a petition to decriminalize same-sex sexual activity because it may indirectly open the door to petitions for equal marriage fails to consider the case at hand in favor of an arbitrary future, which, frankly, is absurd. Jump to navigation Skip navigation.
The ACLU believes that LGBT people, like everyone else, should have the freedom to build the kinds of personal, intimate relationships most meaningful to them without risking that their families will be disregarded or harmed by the state.