Historic Package of Legislation Filed to Advance LGBTQ Dignity and Equality in North Carolina

Package includes the first-ever bill in North Carolina to protect LGBTQ minors from ‘conversion therapy’ and coincides with launch of Born Perfect NC coalition RALEIGH […]


Governor of Puerto Rico Signs Executive Order Protecting Youth from Conversion Therapy

San Juan, Puerto Rico — The governor of Puerto Rico today signed an executive order ending the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy on […]


The Trevor Project Files Amicus Brief Defending Anti-conversion Therapy Law in Maryland

The Trevor Project filed an amicus brief today with the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland in the case of Doyle v. Hogan […]


MA Rep Kay Khan: House of Representatives Passes Ban on Conversion Therapy

From the office of Representative Kay Khan, Massachusetts Legislature Bill will bar state-licensed health providers from engaging in therapy aimed at changing the gender identity […]


Georgia House of Representatives Submits Anti-Conversion Therapy Legislation

Atlanta, GA — The Georgia Assembly has filed landmark legislation, the Youth Mental Health Protection Act (HB 580), to protect LGBTQ youth from the dangerous and […]


Utah Introduces Legislation to Protect Youth from Conversion Therapy

Salt Lake City, UT — State Senator Daniel McCay and Representative Craig Hall, both Republicans, today introduced Utah’s first-ever bill to protect LGBTQ youth from conversion […]


Colorado House of Representatives Passes Anti-Conversion Therapy Legislation

Denver, CO — The Colorado State House of Representatives voted yesterday in favor of HB1129 to protect LGBTQ youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of […]


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 […]


The Trevor Project Celebrates New York’s Gender Identity Protections

Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the Gender Expression Nondiscrimination Act (GENDA) into law today, ensuring the basic rights of transgender, gender nonconforming and nonbinary New Yorkers […]


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 […]