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  • Gender discrimination a factor in women earning less than men
    Gender discrimination a factor in women earning less than men

    Over the last several decades, legislative efforts have been made to address income inequality. Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 makes it illegal to discriminate against women in terms of ...

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  • Does Title VII protect against sexual orientation discrimination?
    Does Title VII protect against sexual orientation discrimination?

    Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination against workers on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender and sex. Whether this law includes protections against sexual ...

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  • Georgia Leads Nation in Claims of LGBT Discrimination
    Georgia Leads Nation in Claims of LGBT Discrimination

    Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits gender discrimination. Whether this federal law extends to a protects individuals from sexual orientation discrimination is not settled. Several ...

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  • Is it illegal to discriminate based on sexual orientation under Title VII?
    Is it illegal to discriminate based on sexual orientation under Title VII?

    The U.S. Supreme Court is currently considering whether to hear argument on a significant case involving gay rights. In Evans v. Georgia Regional Hospital, a female worker is suing the Atlanta area ...

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  • Gay Rights Groups Seek Legislation Ending Employment Discrimination
    Gay Rights Groups Seek Legislation Ending Employment Discrimination

    In anticipation of a Supreme Court victory on same-sex marriage, many gay rights activists believe that the time is ripe for passing broad based federal legislation against discrimination in the ...

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