Colorado AG Phil Weiser says job discrimination against LGBTQ Americans should be banned nationwide under federal civil rights law

Colorado AG Phil Weiser says job discrimination against LGBTQ Americans should be banned nationwide under federal civil rights law

DENVER, CO (STL.News) – Wednesday, Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser joined 21 attorneys general from around the country in submitting an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court that explains that the prohibition on employment discrimination on the basis of sex under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 includes discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

“Colorado is committed to equality for all of our residents. People should have an equal right to a job regardless of their gender identity or sexual orientation. 

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