Supreme Court Review Requested in TItle VII Sexual Orientation Case

Last summer the Department of Justice issued a brief that Title VII does not cover sexual orientation and any changes are up to Congress. The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit appears to have followed this brief when ruling  “discharge for homosexuality is not prohibited by Title VII.” Bostock v. Clayton Cty. Bd. of Comm’rs, 894 F.3d 1335, 1337 (11th Cir. 2018). The claimant asked the Supreme Court to review the decision. Read more about this case and how it affects employers and employees: