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Important statement from Equality Maryland Board about our future

Please see below for an important message from the Equality Maryland Board about our future. While Equality Maryland has continued to make immense progress for LGBT Marylanders, financial support has significantly declined and we want to be direct with you – the community – about where we are and difficult decisions ahead. We welcome your

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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Marriage Equality!

Equality Maryland celebrates Supreme Court decision on marriage equality, looks ahead to ensuring full equality for LGBT Marylanders Contact: Keith Thirion, (410) 685-6567, keith@equalitymaryland.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Today the Unites States Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in favor of marriage equality in the case Obergefell v. Hodges, named for plaintiff Jim Obergefell who married his partner on

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Two LGBT-Related Bills Become Law!

Governor Hogan has allowed two bills impacting the LGBT community to become law.  These measures were priorities for Equality Maryland and we applaud the Governor for supporting fairness and allowing them to go into effect. Senate Bill 413/House Bill 838, sponsored by Senator Cheryl Kagan and Delegate Terri Hill, will prohibit discrimination based on sexual

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Baltimore

Equality Maryland will do our best to keep the community abreast of protests and other actions they can get involved with in Baltimore. Read more here

EQMD Teaming up with SolarCity

Support LGBT equality and the environment at the same time! Equality Maryland is teaming up with SolarCity to bring you the opportunity to generate your own renewable energy with no upfront cost to you. Use the link below to request a meeting with a SolarCity representative. They’ll contact you to set up a meeting where

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Breaking News!

Governor Hogan has re-issued the Executive Order to include gender identity. They are still reviewing the proposed regulation that would prohibit discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity by Medicaid providers. We will continue to keep the pressure on.

Governor Hogan’s First 24 Hours Start on the Wrong Foot for LGBT Maryland

Governor Hogan’s First 24 Hours Start on the Wrong Foot for LGBT Maryland

January 22, 2015 – In his first day as Maryland’s 62nd Governor Larry Hogan withdrew regulations that would have prohibited Medicaid providers from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and issued an Executive Order that omits gender identity as a grounds for equal opportunity.

Governor Hogan withdrew proposed amendments to COMAR 10.09.36.03A (8), the regulation that prohibits discrimination in the provision of services by Medicaid providers, to update the regulation to reflect current law barring discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and (as revised at the urging of Equality Maryland and FreeState Legal) gender identity.

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Talking About Trans Suicide – Guide and Resources

With increasingly visible suicide attempts and deaths among transgender youth, we’re sharing this important resource from our friends at Transgender Law Center and National Center for Transgender Equality. These are some resources available if you or someone you know needs help. If engaging about the topic on social media, please take a minute to read “Talking

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Maryland’s new law ensuring equity in insurance plans offering infertility benefits goes into effect today! Read more in our FAQs at http://bit.ly/1LIoRBR.

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Please see an important message from Equality Maryland’s Board Chairs about the organization’s future. While we are immensely proud of the progress..

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We’re having fun in Charles County today!

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Want to learn more about Jim Obergefell, the named plaintiff in today’s cases? Check out the video he recorded for Equality Maryland leading..

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Any married couples that want to be on camera talking about the marriage equality ruling should contact our office by phone (410-685-6567) or..

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