Maryland County May Ban Discrimination Based On Hair StyleDiscrimination based on hair styles typically associated with race would be illegal, under a proposal that's being considered in Montgomery County.
Johnny Olszewski Announces Legislation To Stop Housing Discrimination Against Low-Income RentersBaltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski announced legislation Friday that hopes to stop housing discrimination.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Mother Claims IHOP Discriminated Against Toddler With No ArmsAn Arkansas mother is accusing a local IHOP franchise of discriminating against her three-year-old son who was born without arms.
Lawsuit: Man Was Illegally Strip Searched In LaurelA Prince George's County man has filed a lawsuit against the city of Laurel, the Laurel Police Department, its chief and two of its officers claiming he was illegally stripped naked in public following a traffic stop.
'American Sniper' Controversy In College ParkControversy on campus. A student organization at the University of Maryland College Park decides not to show the hit movie "American Sniper" after getting negative feedback from some Muslim students.
EEOC Sues FedEx For Not Accommodating Deaf WorkersThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit charging that FedEx discriminated against deaf and partially deaf workers and job applicants for years.
Md. Company To Settle Suit That Claims Gender & Race DiscriminationA Montgomery County business said Tuesday that it's settling a lawsuit alleging it has discriminated against black and female job applicants.
EEOC: McCormick & Schmick's Settles Md. LawsuitGovernment officials say they've settled a lawsuit accusing two McCormick & Schmick's restaurants in Baltimore of racially discriminating against job applicants and employees who are black.
ACLU Supporting Md. Woman In Pregnancy Discrimination Supreme Court Case A Maryland woman whose pregnancy discrimination case will be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court is getting support from the American Civil Liberties Union.
Jury Rejects Police Discrimination CaseA jury has rejected the race and sex discrimination allegations of a former D.C. police commander who filed a lawsuit against the city.
Effort To Repeal Md. Transgender Bill Falls ShortAn effort to repeal a bill banning discrimination against transgender people in Maryland has fallen short.
Gov. O'Malley Signs Transgender Discrimination Bill Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to sign a measure aimed at stopping discrimination against people who are transgender.
Group Seeks Referendum On Transgender Rights LawCritics of Maryland's newly passed transgender rights bill kick off a new effort to get the law overturned.
Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination In Md. ApprovedMaryland takes another step in equality with the passage of an anti-discrimination bill aimed at protecting transgendered people.