On April 27 the Missouri House Emerging Issues Committee voted down SJR 39 - a measure that sought to enshrine state-sanctioned discrimination against LGBT people and their families into the Missouri Constitution. Learn more here.
In a historic 5-4 ruling on June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States found bans on marriage equality to be unconstitutional—and that the fundamental right to marriage is a fundamental right for all. Learn more about the landmark decision here.
Human Rights Campaign fights for LGBT equality in Missouri alongside state and local groups and lawmakers. Find out more about what HRC is doing for LGBT equality in Missouri and how you can get involved with the local communities in Kansas City and St. Louis.