Walmart Stores Inc. and one of its managers are the target of an antibias lawsuit filed by a transgender former employee.
INDIANAPOLIS —Advocates at the Indiana Statehouse are urging lawmakers to include protections for transgender people to proposed civil rights legislation.
A Minnesota man’s discrimination case was resurrected after another court threw out the charges earlier this year.
When Francesca Quaranta told her fellow police officers in 2012 that she was transgender, she said it began a long and harsh career decline that included discrimination and harassment and culminated with her firing last week.
A former Southeastern Oklahoma State University professor was awarded over $1 million in damages after a jury found she was discriminated against for being transgender.
A Maine court has awarded the family of a transgender girl $75,000 in a settlement of her discrimination lawsuit against a school district where administrators made her use a staff, not student, bathroom.
GLOUCESTER, Va. — Amid the cornfields and marinas dotting this conservative tidewater Virginia enclave between the York River and Mobjack Bay, people are divided over what one local pastor calls "the civil rights issue of this generation" — how to deal with a transgender student's demand to use the boys' restrooms at the local high school.
Fargo, N.D. (AP) – Attorneys for a Fargo hospital say a lawsuit brought by a transgender employee alleging discrimination in the workplace has no merit and should be dismissed.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A transgender employee who said she felt forced to quit her job at a Fargo hospital filed a federal lawsuit Dec. 2 alleging discrimination over the use of locker rooms and treatment by managers.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Thursday reversed a lower court opinion in a transgender Georgia woman’s employment discrimination lawsuit against an auto dealership and ruled that there is sufficient evidence for the case to be heard by a jury.
What can you say to strike fear into the dark hearts of the pro-bullying religious right? If the panic over Friday’s upcoming National Day of Silence is any indication, the answer is "nothing."
The Trump administration may make it easier for healthcare providers to deny treatment to LGBT patients and women who had abortions.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa's Dennis R. Neill Equality Center and the Oklahoma Blood Institute are teaming up for Friday's National Gay Men's Blood Drive.
Twitter will no longer host blood drives at its headquarters over the Federal Drug Administration's decades-old ban that prohibits gay and bisexual men from donating blood, the International Business Times reports.
(EDGE) United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein today launched an unprecedented set of global standards to support the business community in tackling discrimination against lesbian, gay, bi, trans and intersex people.
JACKSON, Tennessee — Union University officials say the school has withdrawn from the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities after two schools, who are members of the council, endorsed same-sex marriage.
The U.S. Supreme Court today vacated a Washington Supreme Court decision that said a florist violated state law when she refused to sell flowers to a same-sex couple for their wedding, claiming that she was exercising her religious beliefs. In doing so, it sent the case back to the state supreme court for “further reconsideration in light of” the U.S. Supreme Court’s June 4 decision in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man says the college where he worked discriminated against him because he was in a same-sex marriage, denying the couple benefits and forcing him out of a job.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The state Senate has approved a proposal to allow Utah government employees to refuse to marry same-sex couples if they opt out of their right to marry anyone.