Bills in NYC, California highlight fight to protect caregivers from employment discrimination

  • by: JIM FITZGERALD , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 3, 2014 - 5:20 AM

NEW YORK — If you don't get a job because you're a woman, or you get fired because you're black, or you get transferred to the night shift because you're gay, there's a law for that. But if you're punished at work because you need time to take your child to the doctor or talk to your confused elderly mother, you might be out of luck.

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