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2017

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April 2017

Court allows Chicago church to fire gay worker under religious exemption News item summary US (IL) 22 APR
• Order: Colin Collette v. Holy Family Parish, Archdiocese of Chicago No. 1:16-cv-02912 PDF 41.95kb 18 APR 17
2nd Circuit (again) finds anti-gay discrimination legal under Title VII News item summary US (NY) 18 APR
• Opinion: Melissa Zarda and William Allen Moore Jr v. Altitude Express and Ray Maynard No. 15-3775 PDF 190.78kb 18 APR 17
India just made it illegal to discriminate against people living with HIV News item summary IN 14 APR
Virginia Supreme Court dismisses Fairfax school district lawsuit News item summary US (VA) 14 APR
• Opinion: Andrea Lafferty, et al. v. School Board of Fairfax County No. 160777 PDF 50.67kb 13 APR 17
Calling a man ''ladybug'' is discriminatory: Constitutional Court (in Spanish) News item summary CO 10 APR
Federal fair housing law protects LGBT couples, court rules for first time News item summary US (CO) 06 APR
• Order: Tonya Smith, Joseph Smith v. Deepika Avanti No. 16-cv-00091-RM-MJW PDF 388.54kb 05 APR 17
Federal Court Rules Employers Can't Fire People for Being Gay News item summary US (IN) 04 APR
• Opinion: Kimberley Hively v. Ivy Tech Community College 15-1720 PDF 430.67kb 04 APR 17

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January 2017

StarOn court's order, Pakistan to count its transgenders News item summary PK 09 JAN
StarLambda Legal Files Federal Lawsuit Against NJ Catholic Hospital that Denied Care to Transgender Man News item summary US (NJ) 05 JAN
• Complaint: Jionni Conforti v. St Joseph’s Regional Medical Center PDF 80.71kb 05 JAN 17
StarGovernor McAuliffe Signs Executive Order to Combat Discrimination in Virginia News item summary US (VA) 05 JAN
• Executive Order 61: Executive Action to Ensure Equal Oportunint and Access for all Virginiancs in State Contracting and Public Services PDF 149.23kb 05 JAN 17
StarReverse Sexual Orientation Discrimination Claim Gets Trial News item summary 05 JAN US (CA) 03 JAN
• Opinion: Hardy v. Watts Healthcare Corp., Cal. Ct. App., B267161 PDF 164.54kb 15 DEC 16
StarChina: Limited victory for man in transgender dismissal case News item summary CN 03 JAN

February 2017

StarArkansas Supreme Court strikes city's LGBT protections News item summary US (AR) 23 FEB
• Opinion: Protect Fayetteville v. City of Fayetteville No. CV-16-586 PDF 350.70kb 23 FEB 17
StarTrump administration withdraws federal protections for transgender students News item summary US 23 FEB
• Department of Justice: Dear Colleague Letter PDF 397.53kb 22 FEB 17
StarWashington court rules against florist who denied service to gay couple News item summary US (WA) 16 FEB
• Opinion: Robert Ingersoll and Curt Freed v. Arlene's Flowers et al. No. 91615-2 PDF 2.03MB 16 FEB 17
Star'Hypocrite' Trump axed transgender protections just days after claiming to support LGBT rights News item summary US (FED) 13 FEB
StarJudge sides with Orlando bakery owners who refused to put anti-gay slogan on cake News item summary US (FL) 10 FEB
• Recommended Order: Robert Mannarino v. Cut the Cake Bakery No. 16-3465 PDF 133.06kb, 09 FEB 17

March 2017

StarCourt finds anti-gay workforce bias legal, still rules for gay plaintiff News item summary US (NY) 27 MAR
• Opinion: Christiansen v. Omnicom Group Inc No. 16-748 PDF 225.83kb 27 MAR 17
StarNunavut passes trans-rights law News item summary CA (NU) 14 MAR
StarSchool principal violated the rights of transgender learner, says Equality Court News item summary ZA 13 MAR
StarCourt rules anti-gay workplace bias allowed under existing law News item summary US (GA) 10 MAR
• Opinion: Jameka K Evans v. Georgia Regional Hospital et al. No. 15-15234 PDF 272.13kb 10 MAR 17
StarNew Jersey Boy Scouts to pay $18K to transgender boy News item summary US (NJ) 03 MAR
StarSupreme Court Vacates Fourth Circuit Transgender Ruling News item summary US (VA) 06 MAR
• Order List: 580 U.S.:Monday, March 6, 2017 PDF 221.44kb 06 MAR 17
StarPhilippine City Passes Anti-discrimination Ordinance News item summary PH 03 MAR

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