University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "Altitude Express Inc. v. Zarda "
Date Jun 15, 2020
Author SCOTUS Blog
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Abstract Holding: An employer who fires an individual merely for being gay or transgender violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Judgment: Affirmed, 6-3, in an opinion by Justice Gorsuch on June 15, 2020. Justice Alito filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justice Thomas joined. Justice Kavanaugh filed a dissenting opinion.

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case Zarda v. Altitude Express, Inc. (EE-NY-0289)

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