Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund is committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts.

TLDEF Files Brief in Support of Transgender Servicemembers Challenging Trump Administration's Military Ban

Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund has filed an amicus or "friend of the court" brief with the United States federal court in Washington, D.C. in support of transgender troops who are challenging the ban on open transgender military service. Last July, President Trump announced the ban via Twitter. ... more