Discrimination

In this Aug. 23, 2007, file photo, a sign marks the entrance to a gender-neutral restroom at the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vt. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)

Activists try to calm fears over transgender bathroom access

NEW YORK — Stung by setbacks related to their access to public…

 

A lawsuit may be brought against a business that refuses to provide services or sexually discriminates against a potential customer in any way. (Courtesy of Dolan Law Firm)

Dolan: Law protects from sexual discrimination

This week’s question comes from Gina J. of Los Angeles, who asks:…

 

Plaintiffs Linda Carlson, center, speaks between Dininne Neal, left, and Lisa Johnson during a news conference Thursday in San Francisco, announcing the filing of a lawsuit over their ejection from a Napa Valley Wine Train.  (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Black women booted from Napa Valley wine train file lawsuit

A group of mostly black women filed a racial discrimination lawsuit Thursday…

 

Mayor bans publicly-funded travel by SF employees to Indiana in wake of reputed anti-LGBT law

San Francisco city employees are no longer allowed to travel on the…

CX Matiash/AP file photoThe federal government reached a $5 million settlement with Wells Fargo to resolve allegations it discriminated against pregnant women.

Wells Fargo settles inquiry into bias against moms

The federal government said Thursday that it reached a $5 million settlement…

CX Matiash/AP file photoThe federal government reached a $5 million settlement with Wells Fargo to resolve allegations it discriminated against pregnant women.