Bill prohibits criminal defendants from using a victim's LGBTQ status as justification for violence
Separate bill also ensures LGBTQ victims of crime can receive justice
Bill prohibits defendants from attempting to justify violent crimes committed against LGBTQ people
Resolution calls for end to laws that seek to bar LGBTQ individuals from adopting or raising children
The National LGBT Bar Association has launched a new campaign asking attorneys across the nation to repudiate anti-LGBTQ legal groups and pledge not to support...
Bill would stop use of a victim's LGBTQ identity to justify a defendant's violent actions against them
Lawmakers vote 68-2 to prevent defendants from using a victim's LGBTQ status to argue for less severe punishments
The American Bar Association has previously urged states to pass similar laws
The National LGBT Bar Association, a national association of lawyers, judges and other legal professionals, will honor Retired Army Lt. Col. Jennifer Pritzker with its Frank...