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    LGBT Forum with Baltimore Police Department

    Please join FreeState Legal and other members of the LGBT community in a community forum with the Baltimore City Police Department and Baltimore Police Commissioner, Anthony Batts. The forum will provide an opportunity for members of...
    April 7, 2014 1848 0
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    Fairness for All Marylanders Act Victory

    Thursday, March 27, 2014, marked a tremendous victory for LGBTQ Marylanders with the passage of the Fairness for All Marylanders Act. The Act passed the House of Delegates by a vote of 82-57.  It previously had...
    April 1, 2014 2587 0
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    Summer 2014 Internship

    FreeState is now accepting applications from law students interested in interning at FreeState during the summer of 2014. Interns will assist LGBT clients on matters that may include name / gender changes, school bullying cases, foster...
    March 18, 2014 1844 0
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    Feb. 13: FreeState Valentine’s Day Cocktail

    Join FreeState for a cocktail party at City Cafe! Date: February 13, 2014 Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm Where: City Cafe, 1001 Cathedral St., Baltimore, MD 21201 Suggested donation $30 RSVP to Tyler Mendelsohn, FreeState Valentines Cocktail Party...Read More
    February 7, 2014 1336 0
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    FreeState Welcomes Jer Welter

    FreeState is pleased to announce that Jer Welter has joined our team as our Managing Attorney. As Managing Attorney, Jer supervises and conducts FreeState’s in-house litigation program, bringing cases to vindicate LGBT Marylanders’ hard-won civil rights...
    January 22, 2014 3771 0
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    Free Tax Preparation for the LGBT Community

    FreeState Legal Project is proud to partner with Baltimore CASH Campaign to offer free tax preparation services for low-income members of Maryland’s LGBT community. Read the Baltimore Sun article about this program.  Those interested in signing up for...
    January 22, 2014 3062 0
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    Baltimore Police Department’s Releases LGBT Recruitment Video

    FreeState Legal Project is pleased to share this LGBT recruitment video from the Baltimore Police Department. FreeState is part of the Baltimore City Police Commissioner’s LGBT Advisory Council, which educates the police department about the needs of...
    January 21, 2014 3009 0
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    November 18-21, 2013: Presentations on the Affordable Care Act

    Event: “Get Covered! The Affordable Care Act and How It Impacts LGBT and HIV+ People” Dates/Locations: The events will take place at each of Chase Brexton Health Care’s facilities across Maryland, including the Mt. Vernon Center (Monday...
    November 18, 2013 1284 0
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    November 13, 2013: FreeState Hosts Will Power Party

    Join us for a… “Will Power Party” Wednesday, November 13 Walk-in hours from 6:30-8:00pm FreeState Legal Project, located in the new Chase Brexton building, 1111 North Charles Street, Fourth Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201 Drop in to...
    November 7, 2013 1362 0
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    October 23, 2013: FreeState Presents “Special Topics in LGBT Law”

    Join us at Pro Bono Connection Special Topics in LGBT Law University of Baltimore School of Law 1401 N. Charles St. Baltimore, MD 21201 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM The training will cover: • LGBT 101: Working...
    October 16, 2013 2678 0