New UK laws prohibit workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation & religion
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Rules tightened on workplace bias - Sexuality discrimination is now on the same footing as sex bias [UK]
[UK]: On Monday, it becomes illegal to discriminate against workers on grounds of sexual orientation. On Tuesday, the same strictures are applied to religion.
Author: Rachel Dineley [Partner and head of employment dept. at Beachcroft Wansbroughs law firm], BBC
[UK]: New anti-discrimination laws come into force this week. A leading employment lawyer explains what they will mean for workers and employers.