LGBT Rights Press Releases

  • 04.28.16

    Ohio LGBTQ Coalition Opposes Bill That Ignores Transgender Rights

    COLUMBUS–Today Representative Bill Hayes introduced HB 537, which attempts to make discrimination in housing or employment on the basis of sexual orientation unlawful. However, the bill does nothing for the most vulnerable in the LGBTQ community, transgender Ohioans, and is silent on discrimination in public accommodations. There is a clear problem in Ohio – it Read more…

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  • 07.08.15

    Toledo Judge Should Comply With SCOTUS Decision on Marriage Equality

    ACLU Calls for Ohio Supreme Court to Intercede

    (COLUMBUS)— The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio believes that same-sex couples and their families have waited long enough for the opportunity to marry across the nation. Now with the U.S. Supreme Court decision on marriage equality settled in Obergefell v. Hodges, any barrier standing in the way of these families cementing their relationships by Read more…

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