Transgender Individuals

Thanks for this blog entry goes to Cathy Brennan, Esq., whose blog, Gender Identity Watch is a valuable resource.  We quote her blog:

 "Grand Island City Council rejected Ordinance 9407 to protect people

Continue Reading Nebraska Town Rejects Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity Equality Ordinance

We have written frequently about various states and municipalities outlawing discrimination in employment against transgendered individuals. (On November 18, 2011 we noted that Massachusetts became the 16th state to outlaw such discrimination,

Continue Reading Landmark Ruling From EEOC Protects Transgendered People

On May 3, 2011 we wrote that Nevada passed a law banning discrimination against transgender individuals, and on November 18, 2011 we wrote that Massachusetts banned such discrimination.  And as 
Continue Reading Will Anchorage — Anchorage? — Ban Discrimination Based Upon Sexual Orientation and Transgendered Identity?

On Wednesday, the Massachusetts passed and sent to Governor Deval Patrick, a bill–H.3810, which outlaws employment discrimination on the basis of “gender identity.”  It is expected that
Continue Reading Massachusetts to become 16th State to provide protections for transgendered individuals