Tag Archives: LANA

LANA has been pre-filed

It’s hard to believe, but right now under Louisiana law, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are subject to unfair discrimination based solely on their sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. But it is true, discrimination exists throughout Louisiana … Continue reading

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Manufactured Outrage?

I was checking my email yesterday afternoon and saw one from the Louisiana Family Forum stating that there was “manufactured outrage” over the religious freedom bill that Gov. Mike Pence signed into Indiana law last week. As many of you … Continue reading

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Religious Freedom to Discriminate?

Earlier today, Senate Bill 164, which would have updated existing non-discrimination laws to include sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity and expression, was defeated in the Senate Judiciary A Committee on a 4-to-1 vote. The sole committee vote … Continue reading

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Take Action: Tell your legislators that it’s time to #BeFairLouisiana!

There is less than a month left in the the Louisiana legislative session, and tomorrow Forum for Equality is moving forward with the Louisiana Nondiscrimination Act (LANA) authored by Senator Edwin Murray in the Senate Judiciary A committee. We worked … Continue reading

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#BeFairLouisiana

Welcome to a new year with a new effort to bring fairness and equality to all Louisianians. The Louisiana Nondiscrimination Act – LANA for short – will be introduced in the legislature this spring by Senator Edwin Murray and Representative … Continue reading

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