For the second time, HRC has launched a survey of major Mexican companies to learn about their LGBTQ employee policy.
Arizona House Speaker J.D. Mesnard has issued a new sexual harassment and discrimination policy in the legislature. This measure applies only to legislators and their employees, but this doesn't include LGBT people. The LGBT caucus will try to push to change that.
A few weeks ago, I was talking about Cherry Creek Mortgage, which discriminated against one of its lesbian employees, Judith Dominguez, while agreeing to serve LGBT clients.
St. Mary's Academy is a Catholic secondary school in Portland, Oregon, who had been the object of a revolt after refusing to hire a woman for a position of Councillor because she is a lesbian. We are now delighted to learn that the leaders of this school were called their policy into question and changed it to stop discriminating against LGBT people.
The ban, which unfairly prohibited gay scout to become leader of their unit was repealed and ended Monday.
The House Armed Services Committee approved a bill which could delay the end of DADT.
In Anoka-Hennepin School District, conservative Christian parents ask teachers to teach about the "ex-homosexual" movement and "gay-related immune deficiency". They would like the policy prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity is not applied thinking it would open the schools to pro-homosexual teaching, so they want discriminations towards LGBTs continue.
The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Michigan decided to file a lawsuit to fight against a discriminatory new law which prohibits a lot of public entities to provide health care insurance to their employees' domestic partners.
Two days ago, I spoke about Val Burke who could not visit her partner hopitalized whereas a law authorizes it. It ended well as she can from now on visit her. The chief executive officer of Rolling Hills Hospital in Franklin plans to meet Val in order to apologize.
From now on, the school district of Anoka-Hennepin in Minnesota doesn't require teachers to remain neutral concerning the sexual orientation anymore. It should help to stop LGBT bullying.