U. S. Supreme Court, Greg Store, Neil Gorsuch discussed on Bloomberg Businessweek


U. S. Supreme Court has ruled that federal law does protect gay and transgender workers from job discrimination it's a watershed decision that gives millions of LGBT people in dozens of states civil rights they have sought for decades Bloomberg Supreme Court reporter Greg store explains more about what the justices were actually deciding this is a matter of interpreting the nineteen sixty four Civil Rights Act that law says that you can't discriminate against somebody on the basis of sex and the core question for the court in this case was a somewhat technical question which is whether that freight words sacks covers sexual orientation and gender identity identity and the Supreme Court today said yes it does justice Neil Gorsuch and Chief Justice John Roberts joined the court's four liberals in the six to three majority covered nineteen cases can when.

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