In Obergefell v Hodgesa five-member Court majority concluded that the bans did indeed violate both 14 Amendment provisions. Current status since Jul 1, Retrieved May 4, Hardwick Department of Defense Directive Germany and the Americas:
Gender identity discrimination prohibited in public and private employment; sexual orientation discrimination prohibited in public employment only.
LGBT Rights Milestones Fast Facts
In the US, the current guidance from the U. On February 2,Senator Lyndon B. Joshua Alcorn voiced a desire to live as a girl, but the Ohio teenager's parents said they wouldn't stand for that. Jerri Ann Henry, executive director of the Log Cabin Republicanssaid in a television interview on December 7, that, while she perceived Trump as having been "vocally supportive" of LGBT people compared to other Republican presidents and presidential candidates, nevertheless "there's a lot of ups and downs in the last two years with some of the administration's actions. But I got pissed off. On April 15,Obama issued an executive order to the Department of Health and Human Services that required medical facilities to grant visitation and medical decision-making rights to same-sex couples.
The Defense of Marriage Act". March 4, - Daniela Vega, the star of Oscar-winning foreign film "A Fantastic Woman," becomes the first openly transgender presenter in Academy Awards history when she introduces a performance by Sufjan Stevens, whose song "Mystery of Love" from the "Call Me By Your Name" soundtrack, is nominated for best original song. Health and Human Services. Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Eisenhower signs an executive order that bans homosexuals from working for the federal government, saying they are a security risk. June - The US Supreme Court strikes down the "homosexual conduct" law, which decriminalizes same-sex sexual conduct, with their opinion in Lawrence v.