Jul 13, 2023
ACLU Urges Members of Congress to Oppose NDAA Amendments Attacking Civil Rights, Health Care, and Civil Liberties
WASHINGTON — In a letter sent to congressional offices today, the American Civil Liberties Union strongly urged members to oppose a series of proposed amendments to the annual Na...
Jul 13, 2023
Texas Families and Medical Providers Sue Texas to Block Dangerous Transgender Youth Medical Care Ban
AUSTIN, Texas – Families and medical providers late yesterday sued the state of Texas and other state defendants to block Senate Bill 14 before it can go into effect Sept. 1. The...
Issue Areas: LGBTQ Rights
Jul 11, 2023
Transgender Kansans Intervene in Lawsuit to Block Attorney General from Denying Changes to Gender Markers on Driver’s Licenses
TOPEKA, KAN. – The ACLU of Kansas, the ACLU, and Stinson LLP today filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit between Attorney General Kris Kobach and the Kansas Department of Reve...
Issue Areas: LGBTQ Rights
Jul 08, 2023
Sixth Circuit Allows Tennessee’s Ban on Care for Transgender Youth to Take Effect
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A panel of the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has accepted a request by Tennessee’s attorney general to lift an injunction issued by a lower court blocking e...
Issue Areas: LGBTQ Rights
Court case: L.W. v. Skrmetti
Jun 30, 2023
ACLU Responds to Supreme Court Ruling in 303 Creative, Inc. v. Elenis
Washington, D.C. – The Supreme Court this morning issued its ruling in 303 Creative v. Elenis. David Cole, Legal Director for the American Civil Liberties Union, offered the foll...
Jun 28, 2023
Federal Judge Blocks Tennessee’s Ban on Trans Youth’s Health Care
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A federal judge has blocked enforcement of a Tennessee law banning best practice medical care for trans youth up to age 18 while several families’ legal ...
Issue Areas: LGBTQ Rights
Court case: L.W. v. Skrmetti
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