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  • News & Events

    Maryland Jurisdictions See Gains in 2019 Municipal Equality Report

    The Human Rights Campaign has released its 2019 Municipal Equality Report. This report evaluates the inclusivity and equity of laws, policies, and services to LGBTQ people. It evaluates cities and metro areas across the country, including...
    November 20, 2019 177 0
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    Freedom: An Evening of LGBTQ Storytelling

    What does it mean to be free? FreeState Justice is proud to present 8 powerhouse LGBTQ storytellers giving us their takes on the theme FREEDOM. Some will make you laugh, some will touch your heart, all...
    October 11, 2019 981 0
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    “X” Markers Coming to Maryland Licenses, But Real ID Switchover Could Cause Headaches

    As of October 1, 2019, Marylanders will be able to choose the gender on their driver’s licenses and state-issued ID cards without providing a court order or other documentation, and, in a first for the state,...
    September 27, 2019 1065 0
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    Youth Equality Alliance 2019 Year in Review

    Download our 2019 Annual Update. WHO WE ARE Formed in 2013, the Youth Equality Alliance (YEA) is a statewide coalition of organizations, advocates and activists dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and...
    August 16, 2019 425 0
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    FreeState is hiring!

    FreeState is excited to announce that we are seeking a Managing Attorney to join our team! Interested? Know someone who is? Click here to find out more information....Read More
    July 19, 2019 712 0
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    Pride Month 2019

    Pride month has arrived, and this month the state of Maryland has endless opportunities for everyone to participate! Listed are the dates for the pride events being hosted in these cities. Each one links to their...
    June 11, 2019 735 0
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    2019 Legislative Session Debrief

    2019 Maryland Legislative Session Recap Every year our state legislators spend 90-days meet with advocates, debate policy and pass laws affecting each and every citizen of Maryland. FreeState Justice was there too, fighting to make sure...
    April 12, 2019 1466 0
  • Events

    Jazz Brunch 2019!

    FreeState’s annual Jazz Brunch is coming up again on Saturday, May 11th!  We have partnered with Haven Street Ballroom, a brand new venue, along with talented musicians, chefs, and other local Baltimore talent to ensure our...
    March 28, 2019 8 0
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    Statement on House Bill 0083 – Prohibition of Publication Requirement for Minors

    FreeState Justice is an LGBTQ+ civil rights advocacy organization that works statewide to improve the lives of LGBTQ+ Marylanders through legal services, policy advocacy, outreach, and education.  Our firm belief is that if laws, policies, and...
    March 27, 2019 776 0
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    FreeState’s Inaugural Ice Ball 2019

    Join us for the first ever Ice Ball benefiting FreeState Justice. Get tickets here! When: Sunday, March 10, 2019 11:30 am to 2:00 pm Where: Mimi DiPietro Family Skating Center 200 South Linwood Avenue Baltimore, MD 21224 Addmission: General...
    March 5, 2019 881 0