The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday appeared closely divided over whether a landmark federal law forbidding sex discrimination in the workplace protects gay and transgender employees, with conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch emerging as a potential decisive vote.
Capitol Police on Tuesday arrested 133 LGBT activists outside the U.S. Supreme Court.
The justices will decide if a federal law against “sex” discrimination in the workplace applies to employees fired for being LGBTQ.
The Supreme Court agreed to review Louisiana abortion restrictions that require doctors to hold hospital admitting privileges near where the procedure is provided, a case that will test recent abortion precedent and reveal the thinking of the court’s newest members on the inflammatory issue.
Actress and LGBTQ activist Laverne Cox discusses the landmark Supreme Court case for LGBTQ rights in the workplace.
What these cases will decide is does the federal statute that prohibits sex discrimination in employment, cover discrimination on the basis of someone's sexual orientation or their gender identity, because those forms of discrimination are sex-based,
In this op-ed, Teen Vogue’s Lucy Diavolo examines what the Supreme Court case on transgender inclusion in employment nondiscrimination protections means for her future as a trans woman.
This is the first oral trial that concludes with a conviction among the more than 60 cases of murder of trans people in the last three decades in the country, activist Mariana Sepúlveda of the Panambí organization said.
Russian court has ruled that two popular LGBT networking sites be blocked for disseminating "anti-family values," including a major online group with nearly 200,000 members.
Advocates and litigators from all six ILGA World regions contributed to this toolkit: this is the first publication of its kind to specifically address SOGIESC issues, and a powerful resource in the hands of human rights defenders who wish to use international strategic litigation to bring about justice and change for their communities.
A ground-breaking ruling in favour of a trans inmate challenges South Africa’s discriminatory status quo.
Because other federal rights laws besides Title VII bar discrimination on the basis of sex without explicitly banning anti-LGBT discrimination, the Supreme Court’s ruling will have an impact on areas besides employment.