Historic news from Lambda Legal! Kim Hively’s case was decided 8-3, by a court made up of mostly Republican appointees.
This is one of too few moments in our movement where protections for trans people are out ahead of protections for LGB people. Victories by transgender plaintiffs like Vandy Beth Glenn paved the way for this win: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glenn_v._Brumby
New Mexico’s Human Rights Act protects New Mexicans against employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity, and has since 2003. Visit EQNM.org to report an incident–you are protected.
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