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Q: I’m a transgender woman, and it is time for me to transition at work, but I am concerned about being able to keep my job. Will the law protect me from the discrimination I might face because I’m transitioning? […]
Q: My daughter is in high school, and she recently came out. She’s been experiencing harassment from her classmates, and I’m worried this will affect her health and schoolwork. What can I do to help her? […]
Dear Ask Lambda Legal,
My partner and I live in Illinois, and we are in a civil union. We are thinking about becoming foster parents, but have heard about problems with certain child welfare agencies. Should we be concerned?