LGBT Discrimination

Local/Regional News
4:16 pm
Tue February 11, 2014

Senator: Kentucky Behind The Times On Sexual Orientation Protections

Louisville senator Morgan McGarvey announces his intent to introduce legislation prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation
Credit Josh James / WUKY

A Kentucky lawmaker is introducing a bill that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation across the state.

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Local/Regional News
9:45 am
Sat January 19, 2013

In Depth: Vicco - First Eastern Kentucky Town To Pass Fairness Ordinance

Vicco, Kentucky
Credit Sylvia Ryerson, WMMT Radio

WHITESBURG, Ky. - Vicco, Kentucky, in the southern corner of Perry county, is known by its town slogans as the little town with a big heart, and the town too tough to die.  This past Monday night, in a 3 to 1 vote by the city’s commissioners, Vicco made another name for itself by becoming the first municipality in eastern Kentucky, and only the fourth city in the state, to pass a lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender anti-discrimination Fairness ordinance.  Sylvia Ryerson has this report.

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