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What Will Federal Court Ruling Mean For LGBT Employees?

A federal court ruling says LGBT workers in Texas cannot be discriminated against under Title Seven.

The rainbow flag is a symbol of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) pride and LGBT social movements in use since the 1970s.

A federal court ruling says LGBT workers in Texas cannot be discriminated against under Title Seven. The recent decision in Houston is a first for the Lone Star State.

John Nechman, a partner at the law firm Katine & Nechman and an adjunct professor with the University of Houston Law Center, tells us what this will mean for LGBT employees going forward.

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