U.S. Court of Appeals

U.S. Court of Appeals

Fourth Circuit Rules to Protect Virginia Transgender High School Student Under Title IX

National
A court ruled that student Gavin Grimm can proceed to challenge the school board’s restroom policy of separating transgender students from their peers. ...
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New Judge Strikes Down Puerto Rico Marriage Ban Hours After Lambda Legal Victory

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Just hours after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit affirmed for the second time that Puerto Rico’s ban on marriage for LGBT people is unconstitutional ...
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Court Urged to Reverse Ruling Dismissing Puerto Rico Marriage Case

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The brief argues that marriage bans like Puerto Rico’s violate both the equal protection and due process guarantees of the United States Constitution. ...
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Fourth Circuit Rejects Attempt to Delay Marriage in South Carolina

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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit denied South Carolina’s motion to stay last week’s ruling striking down the state’s marriage ban. ...
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