Summer was starting and Robin Shahar had it made. She'd graduated sixth in her class at Emory Law School and was getting ready to start a new job as a staff attorney at the legal office where she'd worked as a law clerk the previous summer.
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The Supreme Court on Monday took up job discrimination cases that could for the first time resolve at a national level whether lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender workers can be fired based on their identity. The 10 most important employment law cases in 11 Jan The panel found that discrimination based on sexual orientation is not protected by Title VII. Sign up for free newsletters and get more CNBC delivered to your inbox.
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Migrant child detention camp emptying out: HHS. But it is already shocking that the Trump administration is willing to harm all workers in order to strip LGBTQ people of these basic rights. The impact of this decision will have very real consequences for millions of LGBTQ people across the country," she said. However, it is well-established in UK case law that a heterosexual individual can also be subjected to sexual orientation discrimination.