Action Alerts: March 2007

We need you NOW!

Filed by Bil Browning | March 31, 2007 | 2:51 PM | comments

[UPDATE FROM THE AVA WEBSITE:] This fundraising appeal has been suspended. Attorneys for the AVA have raised concerns over whether this activity would jeopardize our 501(c)(3) status since this could be considered political lobbying. We are continuing to work with...Read More

ENDA on the Agenda -- again

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | March 30, 2007 | 10:47 AM | comments

If and when ENDA passes, it will still be legal to fire on the basis of sexual orientation and/or gender identity between eighty-eight and ninety-two percent of the workers in the thirty-three states that do not have state legislation covering...Read More


Filed by Bil Browning | March 18, 2007 | 6:00 PM | comments

Don't forget tonight's grassroots meeting on SJR-7 is at 6pm. BUT - the meeting place has been changed! We'll be meeting at Amici's Italian restaurant - 601 E New York Street in Indy. We'll be meeting in the upstairs meeting...Read More

From Lawrence to SJR-7: An AVA sponsored event

Filed by Bil Browning | March 15, 2007 | 11:42 AM | comments

The Indiana Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society, the American Values Alliance and Lambda Legal present: The Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Relationships from Lawrence v. Texas to the proposed Indiana Marriage Amendment Featuring: Paul M. Smith Partner, Jenner &...Read More

SJR-7 Committee Hearing

Filed by Jerame Davis | March 13, 2007 | 11:59 PM | comments

I've heard that the House Rules and Legislative Procedure committee will hold a public hearing on SJR-7 next Wednesday at 9:00 AM. Confirmation should be forthcoming. UPDATE: Looks like the IE blog had it first......Read More

IYG/PFLAG workshop

Filed by Bil Browning | March 12, 2007 | 12:09 PM | comments

Workshop for Parents of Lesbian and Gay Youth Saturday, March 31st, 2007 8:30 am-4:30 pm IU School of Social Work 902 West New York Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 Agenda Topics:Facts and myths surrounding homosexualityWays children come-out to parents and friendsCommon...Read More

Indy PFLAG needs you!

Filed by Bil Browning | March 02, 2007 | 11:39 AM | comments

I got this message from the Indy PFLAG folks. Please consider participating in their action - and forward the info on to as many straight allies as possible! Hello everyone, Indy PFLAG has kicked off a "100 Letters to Legislators"...Read More