LGBT Rights

Friday, April 18, 2014
As the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin (ACLU-WI), and a gay man, I spend a lot of time...
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Salud Garcia and Pam Kleiss, Madison Salud, 50, and Pam, 49, have been together 18 years. They live in Madison with their...
Thursday, March 20, 2014
The following is an opinion piece reprinted with permission from the author. By Syd Robinson President Obama received a...
Thursday, February 13, 2014
We received the following email from Scott Hestekin on February 3, the day we filed our freedom to marry...
Monday, February 3, 2014
On February 3, the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Wisconsin, and the law firm of Mayer Brown filed a federal...
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
The American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin filed an amicus brief Friday in support of an appeals decision in...
Monday, August 19, 2013
  Updated Aug. 29, 2013: The U.S. Treasury and Internal Revenue Service announced today that all legal same-sex...
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has overturned the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), many of us are wondering: how...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
By James Esseks, Director, ACLU Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender & AIDS Project The United States Supreme Court...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
  The moment is finally here. Today and tomorrow, March 26 and 27, the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments...
Friday, December 21, 2012
The Wisconsin Court of Appeals today announced that the state’s law granting domestic partnership protections to same-...
Monday, August 8, 2011
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit today upheld the right of transgender people to receive medical care while...