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The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) mandates nondiscrimination based on disability in state and local government services, programs, and activit ... read more
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Elimination of Racial Discrimination Day
  International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is March 21 of each year It was established by the United Nations in 1966 to serve as a call to all nations to stamp-out all forms of racial discrimination Get involved by participating in an activity in your community or by starting an ... Read more

Federal Government Settles with Black Farmers
Update According to the Associated Press, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is offering $1.3 billion to settle discrimination lawsuits filed by female and Latino farmers against the USDA. The lawsuits were filed about 10 years ago and claim USDA officials denied women and Latino farmers the same ... Read more

Judge Refuses to Wed Interracial Couple
For over 40 years, interracial couples in the US have been able to marry. In 1967, the US Supreme Court prohibited race-based limitations on marriage in the landmark case, Loving v. Virginia. In this unanimous decision, the court ruled that under the Constitution, "the freedom to marry, or not marry, ... Read more

US Settles Native American Farmers Suit
In all things, fairness is everything. An even playing field creates opportunities, competition, and success. It's a cornerstone of the American way of life. And it's instilled in our laws. Farmers Sue Eleven years ago, a group of Native American farmers filed a class action lawsuit against the US government. ... Read more

Beauty Queen Sues for Religious Discrimination
Former Miss California Carrie Prejean sued beauty pageant officials for religious discrimination. ... Read more

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Probably not. It sounds like you've had no damages, and in order to prove slander, you must allege special damages, which are quantifiable losses (e.g. lost profits from player desertion, turn-downs f ...Read more

If you believe you have been discriminated against due to a disability (ADHD) you should contact the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) to file a charge of discrimination.  Here is so ...Read more

A transfer, so long as it was not a hardship for you (less pay, more travel, etc.) would not be a retaliation.

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PHILADELPHIA DISCRIMINATION LAWYERS: FARM WORKERS FEAR RETALIATION

A new study from Penn State University describes a need for policies that safeguard the health and rights of farm workers in the U.S. Researchers from the Department of Biobehavioral Health at Penn St ... Read more

PHILADELPHIA DISCRIMINATION LAWYERS: WOMEN IN MALE-DOMINATED CAREERS FACE S

Philadelphia discrimination lawyers report that women working in male-dominated careers generally experience higher levels of stress and more health problems than women working in more integrated fiel ... Read more

PHILADELPHIA DISCRIMINATION LAWYERS: WOMEN IN MALE-DOMINATED CAREERS FACE S

Philadelphia discrimination lawyers report that women working in male-dominated careers generally experience higher levels of stress and more health problems than women working in more integrated fiel ... Read more

CHERRY HILL DISCRIMINATION LAWYERS: PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION IN WORKPLACE

The Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) of 1978 was enacted to protect women from discrimination in the workplace on the basis of childbirth, pregnancy, or any related medical conditions. The act is pa ... Read more

Transgender Man Wins Sex Discrimination Case in Louisiana Federal Court

Earlier this month, an arbitrator found in favor of a young transgender man who alleged he was fired from his job as a manager trainee at a financial institution after he refused to sign a written sta ... Read more

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