Williams Institute. A think tank at UCLA Law dedicated to conducting rigorous, independent research on sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy.

The Williams Institute conducts independent research on sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy. We ensure that facts—not stereotypes—inform laws, policies, and judicial decisions that affect the LGBT community. Learn more about us.

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Upcoming Events

The Seventies: A Breakthrough Decade for LGBT Rights

A conversation with lawyers and judges who came out in the 1970s and advocated for equal rights for LGBT people

October 11, 2022

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

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