Posts Tagged “LGBT Discrimination”

Do hate-crime laws really protect the LGBT community?

By | February 9, 2015

  We recently saw some of the quickest and most efficient action I’ve seen in a while when Philadelphia’s City Council unanimously voted (17-0) to pass an ordinance that imposes punishments for violent attacks based on gender identity, sexual orientation or disability status. Mayor Michael Nutter summarily signed it into law. The measure was in […]

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PhillyGayLawyer Angela Giampolo on Philadelphia CNN Affiliate TONIGHT

By | April 28, 2014

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Angela Giampolo on Philadelphia CNN affiliate TONIGHT! Tune in or set your DVR’s to 7pm TONIGHT to Comcast Channel 792, Verizon Channel 15, and 69 on a regular digital tuner TONIGHT!

29 states have no laws prohibiting workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation and 34 have no laws based on gender identity. This is absolutely unacceptable!

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