WASHINGTON – A bill that would prohibit discrimination against gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered individuals in the federal jury selection process has been introduced in the Senate.
WASHINGTON – The recent ruling from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission holding that transgendered workers can bring employment bias claims under Title VII is a “game changer” in employment discrimination law, and could lead to claims under the Act based on sexual orientation.
Transgendered individuals are now protected from employment discrimination in the state of Nevada under new legislation signed into law by Governor Brian Sandoval.
WASHINGTON – During oral arguments Monday in a case asking whether a public law school has the right to deny benefits to a student group that excludes gays – and requires all members to share its beliefs – exchanges between the justices of the Supreme Court and lawyers got heated at times.
A gay teenager in upstate New York who had claimed he was relentlessly bullied by classmates while school administrators stood by has settled his lawsuit against the school district.
A gay former engineer at the Christian broadcast giant Trinity Broadcasting Network has settled a civil suit that alleged his employer harassed him for his sexual orientation.
A California woman has settled a lawsuit against her former doctors who denied her artificial insemination based on her sexual orientation, attorneys for both sides said Tuesday.