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4 lesbians sue over NJ fertility treatment rules

The plaintiffs claim that a state insurance mandate discriminates against their sexual orientation by essentially forcing them into costly treatments. Source: 4 Lesbians Sue Over New Jersey Rules on Fertility Treatment – The New York Times My opinion? They’re right. … Continue reading

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The courts: Democracy is a three-legged stool

The courts are not simply a check on the democratic process but a part of it. Across the country, men and women have filed declarations, testified, gone to trial, and appealed. If voting is an act of participatory democracy, so … Continue reading

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Mets answer lawsuit filed by pregnant woman executive they fired

The Mets and their chief operating officer, Jeff Wilpon, in court papers filed Friday, denied all the accusations made in a lawsuit by a former senior ticket-sales executive who said that she had been discriminated against for being pregnant out … Continue reading

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