Guest column: Despite DOJ, court rules transgender discrimination violates federal law

UTC
US NEWS FEEDS > TENNESSEE > MEMPHIS >

U. S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a memorandum on Oct. 4, 2017, that reversed a previous legal opinion that federal law afforded protection to transgender individuals. To many in the transgender community, this decision was seen as an endorsement of discrimination based on gender identity. However, Sessions hedged the reach of this memorandum with two very important words: per se. The Department of Justice memo claims that Title VII “does not encompass discrimination based on gender…
...
News Feed:
Memphis Business News - Local Memphis News | Memphis Business Journal

READ MORE >
Guest column: Despite DOJ, court rules transgender discrimination violates federal law

Sponsored Content