Items Tagged with 'Elliot Larsen Civil Rights Act'


No immediate action planned on sexual orientation bill

Michigan is among 29 states that don’t protect LGBTs from workplace discrimination.

September 26, 2014
LANSING — While leaders of the Republican majority in the Legislature say there will be no vote on the issue before the Nov. 3 election, Democrats have introduced a proposal to add sexual orientation and gender identity or expression to the state’s Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act. Read More

Eight Michigan companies receive perfect scores

Corporate support for LGBT equality on the upswing.

December 20, 2013
While Michigan remains a state that does not include sexual orientation or gender identity in its nondiscrimination law — the Elliot Larsen Civil Rights Act, some of the state’s top employers have enacted their own nondiscrimination policies and have been very outspoken about their commitment to LGBT equality in the workplace and beyond. Read More