Workplace Discrimination

Parade-goers carrying rainbow flags walk down a street during the LBGTQ Pride march in New York, June 30, 2019.
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AP News
June 17, 2020 - 9:43 am
Democrats flooded Twitter and email inboxes this week with praise for the watershed Supreme Court decision shielding gay, lesbian and transgender people from job discrimination. Republicans — not so much. Read more here.
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Cherri Gregg
June 15, 2020 - 2:10 pm
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects LGBT people from discrimination in the workplace. Philadelphia LGBT rights activists say it's a significant moment — and there's still much more work to do before full equality is achieved. Read more here.
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Eldis Sula
June 15, 2020 - 10:38 am
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that it is illegal for employers to fire workers because of their sexual orientation or gender identity.
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job description
June 20, 2018 - 3:45 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions ​ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Can your employer force you to do tasks that aren't in your job description? A man in France sued his employer at the perfume company (For real. This is not a stereotype. As far as we know, he wasn't eating cheese)...
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Governor Wolf
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Suzanne Monaghan
April 05, 2018 - 3:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Fighting workplace sexual harassment and discrimination. That was the topic today Thursday at Temple University as Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced a series of bills to protect against it. Among the protections are new legal options for victims. READ:...
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