Lambda Legal, Which Won Key Court Victories For Marriage Equality, Is In Crisis - News Summed Up

Lambda Legal, Which Won Key Court Victories For Marriage Equality, Is In Crisis


HuffPost IllustrationLambda Legal, the impact litigation group that has played a key role in nearly every Supreme Court case advancing LGBTQ rights, is mired in chaos. This story is based on interviews with nearly two dozen current and recent Lambda employees and numerous internal memos, emails and other documents. In that time, Lambda had won the 2003 Supreme Court case, Lawrence v. Texas, that struck down criminal sodomy laws and chalked up multiple other victories expanding LGBTQ rights and advancing the march toward same-sex marriage. Check out any law firm.” Indeed, Lambda’s legal work is not at a standstill. But even those critics said that at its best, the team’s work was a clear extension of Lambda’s legal advocacy for overlooked communities.


Source: Huffington Post October 12, 2018 01:23 UTC



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