US supreme court rules employers cannot discriminate against LGBTQ+ workers Court rules 1964 civil rights law bars employers from discriminating against workers based on sexual orientation or transgender status U.S. Supreme Court rules LGBT people are protected from job discrimination | The Japan TimesThe U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that a landmark civil rights law protects LGBT people from discrimination in employment, a resounding victory for LGBT Supreme Court says gay, transgender workers are protected by federal law forbidding discrimination on the basis of sexThe ruling said Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination “because of sex,” includes LGBTQ employees. US Supreme Court rules Civil Rights Act protects LGBT workers from discriminationThe Supreme Court ruled Monday that a landmark civil rights law protects LGBT people from discrimination in employment, a resounding victory for LGBT rights from a conservative court. Rights groups hail landmark US ruling protecting LGBT workersTwenty-eight states lacked laws that would protect gay and transgender employees against workplace discrimination. Civil Rights Law Protects Gay and Transgender Workers, Supreme Court RulesThe court said the language of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits sex discrimination, applies to discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. US Supreme Court backs protection for LGBT workersWatershed moment for LGBT rights in US as Supreme Court rules workplace law protects gay and transgender employees. Supreme Court says federal law protects LGBTQ workers from discriminationFederal civil rights law protects gay, lesbian and transgender workers, the Supreme Court ruled Monday. Supreme Court rules that the federal law that bars sex discrimination in employment also applies to LGBTQ individualsJustice Neil Gorsuch authored the court's opinion that firing on the basis of a person's homosexual or transgender identity was sex discrimination. US Supreme Court rules in favour of protection for LGBT workersIn a watershed victory for LGBT rights, the court ruled that LGBT people are protected under the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which bars discrimination on the basis of sex. U.S. Supreme Court endorses gay, transgender worker protectionsThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday delivered a watershed victory for LGBT rights, ruling that a landmark federal law forbidding workplace discrimination protects gay and transgender employees. US Supreme Court extends civil rights protections to LGBT workersJustice Neil Gorsuch, a conservative appointed by Trump, writes in majority decision that homosexuals, transgenders also protected by workplace discrimination laws Mom of late gay Supreme Court plaintiff: ‘He would be delighted’The mom of a late Long Island man who was among three plaintiffs in Monday’s landmark gay-rights US Supreme Court case told The Post that her son “would just be beyond excited” ab… Analysis | How a segregationist paved the way for a big gay rights win in the Supreme CourtThe Civil Rights Act included a prohibition added on the final day of debate by a segregationist congressman, Rep. Howard Smith (D-Va.), which he appeared to intend as a poison pill.