Gender and sexuality discrimination | Courthouse News Service
Wednesday, November 29, 2023
Courthouse News Service
Wednesday, November 29, 2023 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Gender and sexuality discrimination

AMARILLO, Texas — A federal judge in Texas declared unlawful two EEOC guidance documents challenged by the state that interpret the Supreme Court’s 2020 Bostock ruling. The agency directives improperly “meld ’status’ and ’conduct’ into one catchall protected class covering all conduct correlating to ’sexual orientation' and ’gender identity.'”

Read the ruling here.

Categories / Briefs, Civil Rights, Employment, Government

Subscribe to Closing Arguments

Sign up for new weekly newsletter Closing Arguments to get the latest about ongoing trials, major litigation and hot cases and rulings in courthouses around the U.S. and the world.