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Bostock v. Clayton County

In a Nutshell: What Bostock means for LGBTQ+ workers

June 29, 2020

We’ve all been there. The social version of a “cold call.” Your friends ask about a headline you haven’t had any time to read about. Maybe you were working, or maybe you were just enjoying time away from reading lengthy opinions. Whatever the reason

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I’m Nicole: A law student and trans woman

June 29, 2020

July 5, 2019, I came to the striking realization that I’m a trans woman. And since that day I’ve lived the life I’ve always wanted to live. Albeit sober and in law school—which are challenges in and of themselves. So. Yay me. Starting London Tipton.

Supreme Court

Supreme Court opens with a ‘monumental’ caseload

October 04, 2017

Monday, Oct. 2 marked the first day of fall term for the Supreme Court of the United States, and the legal field is abuzz with the line-up of cases that will be presented. Off to an exciting start Starting off with a bang, the court has already heard two major test cases,

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1L Fears: Advice to LGBT law students

December 13, 2016

This article aims to help LGBT law students at the beginning of their legal careers with practical advice on how to best deal with some of these unique situations.

Lawrence v. Texas

Law on same-sex sex acts unlawful (Lawrence v. Texas)

August 26, 2016

This is the latest in a series of Quimbee.com case brief videos. Have you signed up for your Quimbee membership? The American Bar Association offers three months of online Quimbee study aids for law student members. And if you go Premium, you'll receive Quimbee's Outline on Legal Ethics as part of

Equality Act goes beyond gay marriage ruling's impact

Equality Act goes beyond gay marriage ruling's impact

December 03, 2015

This year, the Supreme Court issued a ruling in favor of marriage equality for same-sex couples in the United States. While this is momentous progress for the LGBT community and the nation’s stance on equality, it is not a given shoe-in for the remainder of rights still needed. There is still