Tag: Discrimination

P.V. v. Spain (European Court of Human Rights)

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The case concerned a male-to-female transsexual who, prior to his sex reassignment, had had a son with his wife in 1998….

Teresa Cross v. Dollar General (USA)

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In 2012, Teresa Cross, a transgender woman with an aggravated assault conviction, claimed a clerk at the Dollar General store…

Sabrina Wilson v. Phoenix House (USA)

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A transgender woman who alleged discrimination at a residential drug rehabilitation may proceed with her suit, Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice…

Shaye Rasmussen (Australia)

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A Lake Macquarie (Australia) man who claimed he was discriminated against by police because he was transgender and identifies as…

El’ Jai Devoureau v. Camden Treatment Associates, LLC (USA)

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El’ Jai Devoureau, a transgender man in Southern New Jersey who alleged he was barred from working in a male-…

Jeydon Loredo (USA)

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Jeydon Loredo is a graduating senior at La Feria High School in La Feria, Texas. Jeydon was born female but…

The Employment Non-Discrimination Act (USA)

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With the support of every member of the Democratic caucus and some Republicans, the Senate on Monday, November 4, 2013,…

Cyprus

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The Cypriot government amended its Penal Code to criminalize incitement to violence or hatred against people or groups, based on sexual…

Pennsylvania (USA)

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House Bill 300 would amend the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act to ban discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodation based…

Florence House, Maine (USA)

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Two women who stay at Florence House, a homeless shelter for women in Portland, Maine have complained that two men…