7th Circuit: Sexual orientation discrimination is a form of sex discrimination (with video)

In a monumental decision, the 7th Circuit has held that discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation is a form of sex discrimination under Title VII. Hively v. Ivy Tech Community College (7th Cir 04/04/2017) (en banc, 8-3) [Opinion text]. This is the first circuit court to reach this conclusion, and the 7th Circuit is not noted for being liberal.

 
Video: 3:39 minutes. Discussion of Hively v Ivy Tech Community College decision on sexual orientation discrimination.

Video: 3:39 minutes. Discussion of Hively v Ivy Tech Community College decision on sexual orientation discrimination.