Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Indiana firing of lesbian teacher will test a gender-based argument in court with existing law.
Lambda Legal has written up a case of a community college teacher (Kim Hively) in Indiana fired after being seen kissing her girlfriend, as a way to cover LGBT people or “behavior” under more general Federal law protections based on gender itself.
Gergory T. Nevins at Lambda Legal gives a detailed interview here.
Of course, it can be harder now to get a case before SCOTUS.