Entry #10010: LGBT discrimination in United States

Current Version

RegionUnited States
IssueLGBT discrimination
Statusvaries
Start DateJun 15, 2020
End Datenow
DescriptionEach state has different laws.
Sourceshttps://www.cbc.ca/news/world/us-supreme-court-lgbtq-1.5612327
Reports (3)
  • Status is not correct "Since October 28, 2009: Sexual orientation and Gender Identity covered in the hate crime laws (Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act) Proposed new status: illegal nationwide OR illegal in some contexts nationwide"
  • Status is not correct "Its completely legal in k-12 school zones across the country"
  • Status is not correct "Michigan ruled in late July 2022 that discrimination against LGBT people is barred by the Elliot-Larsen Civil Rights Act"


Revision History (1)

Revision by tsusamu

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueIllegal in some contexts(REMOVED)
Value Special(REMOVED)Varies by Region
NoteEmployment distribution protection for sexual orientation and gender identity is now included in "sex" in Title VII. Other forms of protection (housing for example) are not yet present.Each state has different laws.
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Employment distribution protection for sexual orientation and gender identity is now included in "sex" in Title VII. Other forms of protection (housing for example) are not yet present. Each state has different laws.

vviet93 created this entry.