• News & Events

    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 156 0
  • News & Events

    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 577 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
  • News & Events

    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 380 0
  • Events

    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 588 0
  • Call to Action

    Support trans affirming policies and parental protections!

    Take action by clicking below! Support eliminating unnecessary and outdated policies for name changes Support strengthening parental protections for same-sex couples and streamlining second-parent adoption...Read More
    February 15, 2019 655 0
  • News & Events

    Needs Assessment Reveals Five Most-Pressing Issues Facing LGBTQ Marylanders

    Needs Assessment Reveals Five Most-Pressing Issues Facing LGBTQ Marylanders February 13, 2019 Free State Justice today announced the findings of the first-ever known statewide effort to collect data on the resiliencies and needs of Maryland’s LGBTQ community...
    February 12, 2019 755 0
  • News & Events

    FreeState is Hiring!

    FreeState is excited to announce that we are seeking a new Staff Attorney & Pro Bono Coordinator to join our team! Interested? Click here to find out more information....Read More
    February 11, 2019 1705 0
  • News & Events

    Maryland Continues to Improve Equality Ranking by Human Rights Campaign

    2019 Human Rights Campaign State Equality Index February, 1, 2019 Today our community has a reason to proud. Our actions over the past year here in Maryland were just recognized by the the Human Rights Campaign...
    February 1, 2019 404 0
  • Events

    Lobby Day 2019

    Lobby Day in Annapolis Join FreeState Justice for our annual lobbying day at the State House in Annapolis. Come speak directly with legislators to make sure we have their full support for equality, equity, and justice...
    January 17, 2019 429 0