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  1. Restoring Justice: A Blueprint for Ensuring Fairness, Safety, and Supportive Treatment of LGBT Youth in the Juvenile Justice System, Aisha C. Moodie-Mills and Christina Gilbert (2014)

    This report outlines the extraordinary need for enactment and implementation of laws and policies to protect the rights and safety of LGBTQ youth in juvenile detention. Among the reasons for this need, the report cites the overrepresentation of LGBTQ yout ...

    admin - 9/20/2017 11:53am

  2. Recommendations of the LGBT Subcommittee: Advancing the Reform Process for LGBQ/GNCT Youth in the Juvenile Justice System, Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. DOJ (2017)

    These recommendations from the LGBT subcommittee (the subcommittee) of the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ) provide actions the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) can take to support state and local juvenil ...

    admin - 7/18/2017 12:11pm

  3. PREA Data Collection Activities, 2016, U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics (2016)

    This report from the U.S. Department of Justice provides the results from two surveys—the Survey of Sexual Victimization (SSV) and the National Survey of Youth in Custody (NSYC)—undertaken as required by the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). A third sur ...

    admin - 5/11/2017 4:08pm

  4. Juveniles in Residential Placement, 2013, Sarah Hockenberry, U.S. Department of Justice Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (2016)

    This survey from the Office of Juvnile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) and the U.S. Census Bureau details the characteristics of youth held for delinquency and status offenses in public and private residential facilities in every state, current ...

    admin - 4/6/2017 1:47pm

  5. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and HIV-Affected Hate Violence in 2015, National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (2016)

    This report by the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP) studies the high number of hate crimes committed in 2015 against LGBTQ individuals and PLWH in the United States. The authors examine these crimes against the backdrop of LGBTQ issues ...

    admin - 8/17/2016 2:47pm

  6. Injustice at Every Turn: A Report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey, Jaime M. Grant, Lisa A. Mottet, Justin Tanis, National Center for Transgender Equality, National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, 2011

    Based on a survey of more than 6,000 transgender and gender non-conforming participants, Injustice at Every Turn documents the impact of anti-transgender bias in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands. ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:14am

  7. Sexual Orientation and Health Among U.S. Adults: National Health Interview Survey, 2013, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Health Statistics (2014)

    This paper provides national estimates for indicators of health-related behaviors, health status, health care service utilization, and health care access categorized by sexual orientation using data from the 2013 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), a ...

    admin - 10/15/2014 1:35pm

  8. HIV/AIDS In The Lives Of Gay And Bisexual Men In The United States, Liz Hamel, Jamie Firth, Tina Hoff, Jennifer Kates, Sarah Levine & Lindsey Dawson, The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 2014

    This national survey of gay and bisexual men in the United States finds that while HIV is named as the number one health issue facing this population, a majority of gay and bisexual men (56%) are not personally concerned about becoming infected, and relati ...

    admin - 9/20/2017 11:49am

  9. Likely Female-to-Female Sexual Transmission of HIV – Texas, 2012, Shirley K. Chan et al., Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (2014)

    This report describes a case of HIV transmission likely by sexual contact between female partners. It describes the likely female-to-female transmission of HIV in a lesbian couple who had unprotected sex during a six-month monogamous relationship. ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:34am

  10. Trans Populations and HIV: Time to End the Neglect, American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) (April 2014)

    This amfAR Issue Brief discusses the intersection of HIV and trans populations. Trans populations appear to be disproportionately affected by HIV due to several factors, including sharing needles to inject hormones and/or drugs and being subjected to viole ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:38am

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