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Disability Law - Welcome To The New Town Square Of Today's Global Village: Website Accessibility For Individuals With Disabilities After Target And The 2008 Amendments To The Americans With Disabilities Act, Stephanie Khouri Apr 2010

Disability Law - Welcome To The New Town Square Of Today's Global Village: Website Accessibility For Individuals With Disabilities After Target And The 2008 Amendments To The Americans With Disabilities Act, Stephanie Khouri

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

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What Best To Protect Transsexuals From Discrimination: Using Current Legislation Or Adopting A New Judicial Framework, S. Elizabeth Malloy Jan 2010

What Best To Protect Transsexuals From Discrimination: Using Current Legislation Or Adopting A New Judicial Framework, S. Elizabeth Malloy

Faculty Articles and Other Publications

This article specifically examines the issues and controversies that transsexual individuals have encountered as a result of their lack of protection under anti-discrimination laws, particularly the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Title VII. Part I is an overview of our society's binary sex/gender system and how this system serves to exclude and disenfranchise transsexuals. Part II examines the relationship between disability law and transsexuals, both explaining why they were excluded from the ADA and how state disability laws have provided more protection. Part III discusses how transsexuals have fared under a Title VII sex discrimination approach. This ...