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Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination In Md. Approved

Maryland takes another step in equality with the passage of an anti-discrimination bill aimed at protecting transgendered people.

03/28/2014

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Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination Approved

A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender cleared the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday, and Gov. Martin O’Malley plans to sign the bill into law.

03/27/2014

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Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination Progresses

A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender has moved forward in the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/26/2014

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Senate OKs Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination

The Maryland Senate passed legislation on Tuesday to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender.

03/04/2014

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Md. Senate Set To Vote On Transgender Bill

Maryland’s Senate is set to vote on a bill to protect transgender people from discrimination in housing, employment and other areas.

02/28/2014

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Bill On Rental Housing Discrimination Sent Back

The Maryland Senate has voted to send a measure aiming to address rental housing discrimination back to committee, likely ending its chances of passing this year.

03/28/2013

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Ex-County Executive John Leopold Still Faces Discrimination Suits

John Leopold’s resignation as Anne Arundel county executive isn’t the end of his legal troubles.

02/04/2013

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Md. Lawyer Says She Was Fired For Adopting Child

An attorney is suing one of Washington’s most prominent law firms, claiming she was fired for taking time off to adopt a child.

01/24/2013

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Elkton To Pay $235K In Age Discrimination Lawsuit

The town of Elkton has agreed to pay $235,000 to settle an age discrimination lawsuit brought on behalf of a former assistant town manager.

10/22/2012

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Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government Giveaway

Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.

09/27/2012

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U.S., Baltimore County Settle Discrimination Lawsuit

Baltimore County has agreed to pay $475,000 to settle a workplace discrimination lawsuit brought by the U.S. Justice Department.

08/07/2012

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Former Teacher Sues Anne Arundel Schools For $8M

A former Anne Arundel County teacher has filed an age-discrimination lawsuit against the school system, saying she was bypassed for promotion in favor of younger teachers.

05/05/2012

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