The Trevor Project Applauds Federal Court Ruling Dismissing Conversion Therapist’s Challenge to Maryland Law Protecting LGBTQ Youth

On Friday, September 20th, a federal district court in Maryland dismissed conversion therapist Christopher Doyle’s lawsuit challenging the The Free State’s recently-enacted law protecting LGBTQ […]


Fort Lauderdale Passes Human Rights Ordinance and Protects Minors from Conversion Therapy

This week the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida became the 23rd municipality in the Sunshine State to protect young people from the dangers of conversion […]


The Trevor Project Applauds N.C. Governor Cooper for Executive Order Limiting Conversion Therapy

Raleigh, NC — Today Governor Roy Cooper issued an executive order directing the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to prohibit any use […]


Rep Lieu Introduces Federal Ban on LGBTQ Conversion Therapy

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) introduced the “Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2019”, which bans LGBTQ conversion therapy. Conversion therapy, […]


The Trevor Project Applauds Utah Governor’s Directive to End Conversion Therapy

Today Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert issued a letter directing the state’s Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing to have the state Psychologist Licensing Board […]


Defending What We’ve Won: The Trevor Project Files an Amicus in the 11th Circuit Defending Boca Raton’s Anti-conversion Therapy Law

Following a successful lower court ruling defending the anti-conversion therapy ordinance in Boca Raton, FL, The Trevor Project filed an amicus brief today with the […]


Beto O’Rourke’s Platform Includes Protecting LGBTQ Youth From Conversion Therapy

By John Paul Brammer On the heels of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (NY) unveiling her LGBTQ platform, fellow presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke announced Wednesday that his […]


The Trevor Project Applauds the Introduction of the “Every Child Deserves a Family Act”

Washington, DC — The “Every Child Deserves a Family Act” was introduced today with bipartisan support. This legislation would prohibit federally funded child welfare service […]


Sen. Gillibrand’s Proposed Platform Includes Protecting LGBTQ Youth from Conversion Therapy

By John Paul Brammer Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (NY) unveiled her LGBTQ rights agenda on Saturday, which included a plan to ban conversion […]


Nation’s First Openly Gay Governor Signs Landmark LGBTQ Legislation into Law for Colorado

Colorado Becomes 18th State to Protect LGBTQ Youth from Conversion Therapy Denver, CO — In a historic day for Colorado and the nation, Governor Jared […]