The Trevor Project Applauds Federal Court Decision to Let Conversion Therapy Ordinance in Florida Stand

Today, a federal district court in Florida refused to grant a preliminary injunction in the case of Otto v. Boca Raton that would have stopped […]


New York Becomes First State to Protect LGBTQ Youth from Discredited Practice of Conversion Therapy in 2019 Legislative Session

Albany, NY — New York today became the 15th state — and first state in this legislative session — to protect LGBTQ minors from receiving conversion […]


Washington, D.C.’s ACT 22-573 Becomes First U.S. Law to Include Vulnerable LGBTQ Adults in Conversion Therapy Protections

Washington, D.C. — Mayor Muriel Bowser signed the “Conversion Therapy for Consumers under a Conservatorship or Guardianship Amendment Act of 2018,” also known as ACT 22-573, […]


New York State Assembly and Senate Vote to Protect Minors from Conversion Therapy and LGBTQ People from Discrimination

The Trevor Project celebrates two bills that passed the New York legislature today that will protect LGBTQ youth from the dangers of so-called “conversion therapy” […]


Florida Becomes First State to Introduce Legislation Protecting LGBTQ Youth From Conversion Therapy in 2019 Legislative Session

Tallahassee, FL — Florida State Senator José Javier Rodríguez introduced Senate Bill 84 (SB 84) to protect LGBTQ youth from receiving conversion therapy, which falsely claims […]


The Trevor Project Files Amicus Brief Defending Anti-conversion Therapy Law in Boca Raton, FL

The Trevor Project filed an amicus brief today with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida in the case of Otto v. […]


The Trevor Project Files Amicus Brief Supporting Transgender Youth Denied Legal Name Changes in Ohio

The Trevor Project filed an amicus brief today with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio to support transgender youth who have […]


Delaware Becomes 5th State In 2018 To Protect LGBTQ Youth From Conversion Therapy

Wilmington, DE—Delaware Governor John Carney today signed SB65, a bill that protects LGBTQ youth from conversion therapy and establishes a sexual orientation counseling task force. […]


Hawaii Becomes 12th State to Protect LGBTQ Youth From Conversion Therapy

Honolulu, HI—Hawaii Governor David Ige today signed SB270, a bill that protects LGBTQ youth from conversion therapy and establishes the sexual orientation counseling task force. […]


Maryland Governor Hogan Signs Landmark Bill to Protect LGBTQ Youth Statewide

Working With Delegate Bonnie Cullison and Senator Richard Madaleno, The Trevor Project’s 50 Bills 50 States Campaign Helped Draft Bill and Activated Grassroots Advocates Annapolis, […]