The four liberal votes are probably locked in. If the court decides that the law, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, applies to many millions of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees across the nation, they would gain basic protections that other groups have long taken for granted.
Do you think there should or should not be -- Health insurance and other employee benefits for gay and lesbian domestic partners or spouses? Harris, argued that if Congress had meant to cover L. I want to let you know, as you may know already, that we will begin our open hearings in the I guess the main question is: why are gay people inquiry next week.
And all of these cases turn on how the court is going to interpret a particular law. At that point, I knew I had to do something. We simply want to ensure that there is integrity in the process. Karlan, a lawyer for two men who said they had been fired for being gay. The case on transgender rights is R.
In your opinion, can a gay be a religious person?
Reuse this content. As distressing as this is sure to be to my friends and some of my family, I need to do this for myself, to end the agony in my soul. What do you think of adoption by gay couples? I had some ideas about things they could do to improve the practices and stuff around the funeral home.
It is saying, I object to you because you failed to conform to this stereotype, the stereotype that if you are I guess the main question is: why are gay people a male sex at birth, you must live and identify for your entire life as a man.
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Well, we used to go eat at a particular Chinese restaurant when I was presenting as male. Near the end of the arguments, Justice Sotomayor appeared to urge the court to act to protect historically disfavored groups. How about -- the acceptance of gays and lesbians in the nation?
The following is excerpted from the American Psychological Association's publication titled Answers to your questions for a better understanding of sexual orientation and homosexuality : There is no consensus among scientists about the exact reasons that an individual develops a heterosexual, bisexual, gay, or lesbian orientation.
Have you become -- [ROTATED: more accepting of gays and lesbians, have your attitudes not changed, or have you become less accepting of gays and lesbians]? Because you fired the person because this was a man who loved other men.