Statement of the Attorney General on Litigation Involving the Defense of Marriage Act

DOJ Pride (the Department’s organization of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees and their allies) applauds the Attorney General’s announcement that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional as applied to same-sex couples legally married under state law and that the Department will cease to defend Section 3 in court. See … Continue reading Statement of the Attorney General on Litigation Involving the Defense of Marriage Act

“Communities in Common” – A Diversity and Awareness Brown Bag Series for All – Feb 15th!

DOJ Pride (the Department's organization of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees and their allies), the Attorney General's Committee on the Employment of Persons with Disabilities, and the JMD Equal Employment Opportunity Staff will co-sponsor a brown bag lunch with Kathy Martinez, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy, from 12:00 - 1:00 … Continue reading “Communities in Common” – A Diversity and Awareness Brown Bag Series for All – Feb 15th!