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- Boss Told Female Bartender that Her Pregnant Belly Would Be Bad for Business
Women secretly recorded her boss during termination meeting.
- Right to Die Law Raises Questions of Disability Discrimination in California
California's so-called right to die law went into effect June 9th, and its potential ramifications have been hotly debated between proponents of physician assisted death and disability advocates. Notably, the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund, a group that seeks to ensure legal help for disabled people, has released an in-depth statement expressing vehement opposition to the new law .
- What All Workers Over 40 Need to Know about Age Bias
Sometimes age discrimination can be extremely subtle, but that doesn’t make it legal
- New Jersey Hospital Accused of Race Discrimination
A former medical assistant at Bergen Regional Medical Center recently filed a lawsuit against the hospital.
- Transgender Students May Sue
A transgender student in South Carolina was recently told by school administrators to use the girls’ bathroom, even though he identified as male.
- Insight into Transgender Rights
Currently, The Pennsylvania Division of Vital Records and Department of Health holds a policy that bars transgender people from changing their birth certificate unless they undergo gender confirmation surgery.
- Age Discrimination Study
With much of the American population growing older and a severely low employment rate among those over 62, Social Security faces severe long-term challenges.
- North Carolina Sues Justice Department Over Discriminatory Bathroom Bill
[In May,] the U.S. federal government informed North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory that the state’s controversial bathroom law, House Bill 2 (HB 2), violates the Civil Rights Act, and the Justice Department gave the state until Monday to remedy the situation. North Carolina’s “bathroom bill” bars transgender people from using public bathrooms that correspond with their gender identity.
- Are SEPTA’S Hiring Practices Discriminatory?
A 56-year-old Philadelphia resident has filed a pre-employment discrimination lawsuit against SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) after his offer of employment was rescinded following a criminal background check.
- General Mills Age Discrimination Action
General Mills must defend itself against new allegations of age discrimination, following a recent complaint filed by 29 former employees in Minnesota federal court.