The court decided by a 6-3 vote that a key provision of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 known as Title VII that bars job discrimination because of sex, among other reasons, encompasses bias against LGBT workers.
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press
Fear of strangers extends beyond racism and discrimination against people who look like they might come from another place – it includes people who sound different, too.
By Stanley Dubinsky, Kaitlyn E. Smith, Michael Gavin, The Conversation
Dozens of lawsuits have been filed against his company over the last three decades.
By Associated Press
The settlement was announced Tuesday and comes months after a similar agreement was reached in a lawsuit brought against Harvard University by the National Association of the Deaf.
By Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press
By Andrew Dalton, Associated Press
The comedian and Oscar-winning actress accuses the streaming service of giving her a lowball offer that was part of a larger company tendency to underpay black women.
Police investigated suspicious packages found near the court just before the justices were to hear arguments over LGBT rights.
The part of Title VII that bars employers from discriminating "because of...sex" is at the heart of three cases that the Supreme Court will hear Oct. 8, during the first week of the new 2019 term.
By Gretchen Frazee
In his reelection bid, President Donald Trump has revived themes of race and ethnicity as one of his campaign talking points. Americans must now decide how to respond.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press
The Health and Human Services Department released a proposed regulation that in effect says "gender identity" is not protected under federal laws that prohibit sex discrimination in health care.
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