Jurors had fretted that sentencing Charles Rhines to life in prison would be "sending him where he wants to go"
4th Circuit Court of Appeals will have to decide whether Title IX prohibits anti-transgender discrimination
Gary Ray Bowles, convicted of six murders in 1994 in which he targeted gay men, was put to death in Florida today.
Federal courts have previously found a child of a U.S. citizen does not have to prove a biological relationship with their parent
The U.S. Department of Defense has announced its intention to begin moving forward with implementing the Trump administration’s plan to bar most transgender individuals from...
The 8th U.S Circuit Court of Appeals has refused to hear the appeal of a South Dakota gay prisoner who claims he was sentenced to...
Overturned "domestic partnership" law effectively discriminated against same-sex couples
But Scott Lively and Liberty Counsel claim victory on grounds that judge's remarks have no binding legal effect
Maxim Neverov's lawyer says authorities hindered his client's right to a fair trial
Appeals court's ruling is the seventh to rule against the Trump administration's requests to begin enacting the ban
Judge ruled that name change request was "not reasonable and proper or in the child's best interest at this time"
By dropping its Supreme Court appeal, district allows precedent-setting, pro-transgender 7th Circuit ruling to stand
The attorneys in a case challenging Mississippi’s “religious freedom law” have announced they will appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court after the 5th U.S. Court...
Jameka Evans' lawyers argue her employer violated her rights under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act
A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court’s decision allowing a transgender boy in Wisconsin to continue using the boys’ restroom. A three-judge panel of the...