Handicap Status

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At-will Employment - Statutory Exceptions
... employee because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or handicap status ... to certain discrimination on the basis of handicap status) Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (relating to certain discrimination on the basis of handicap status) ... Here International Union, addressed the Settlement of claims In addition to being fired based on status in a protected class (e.g ...

Famous quotes containing the words status and/or handicap:

    Anthropologists have found that around the world whatever is considered “men’s work” is almost universally given higher status than “women’s work.” If in one culture it is men who build houses and women who make baskets, then that culture will see house-building as more important. In another culture, perhaps right next door, the reverse may be true, and basket- weaving will have higher social status than house-building.
    —Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen. Excerpted from, Gender Grace: Love, Work, and Parenting in a Changing World (1990)

    I have the handicap of being born with a special language to which I alone have the key.
    Gustave Flaubert (1821–1880)