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49ers Football Player Takes Aggressive Stance towards Gay Men

    49ers Football Player Takes Aggressive Stance towards Gay Men
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver made inflammatory comments concerning gays in professional football just a few days prior to the biggest game of his life. Shock jock and former
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North Dakota Woman Wins $3.35M in Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit

Johnson & Johnson, manufacturers of a Gyncare Prolift vaginal mesh that is said to have had significant side effects for large numbers of women, have been ordered to pay $3.35M
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UPS Driver Wins Six Figure Sex Discrimination Suit

Jurors hugged an Odessa, Texas woman who had been subjected to extensive sex discrimination in her job as a UPS driver after delivering a $600,000 verdict in her favor.  Plaintiff
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Percentage of Women on Law Reviews Declines Significantly

  The glass ceiling can take many forms.  In some cases, it's easy to see—when women aren't allowed into educational institutions, for example, or aren't given interviews for particular types
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Michigan Billionaire Sued for Sexual Harassment

  A flight attendant has accused one of the richest men in Michigan of sexual harassment and has lawyers backing
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Will Vance v. Ball State Rewrite Harassment Law?

  American workers have had the ability to sue for harassment based on race or gender for decades now.  However,
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Defense Policy Changes Put Women in Combat

As of 2013, women in all five branches of the United States military will be allowed to officially serve in
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New Contraception Laws for Religious Employers

One of the most controversial provisions of the new Affordable Care Act legislation (commonly known as Obamacare) is its requirement
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Thousands Rally in Paris for Marriage Equality

  Thousands marched in the streets of Paris on Sunday to show their support for a pending same-sex marriage bill
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The Financial Argument for Gay Marriage

  With several key November wins in Maine, Maryland and Washington State, advocates for gay marriage have been achieving a lot of national success lately. Feeding on this momentum, Delaware,
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