The Williams Institute
Employment Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Mississippi
- Author(s): Mallory, Christy
- Sears, Brad
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://williamsinstitute.law.ucla.edu/wp-content/uploads/Mississippi-ND-September-2015.pdf
Approximately 34,800 LGBT workers in Mississippi are not explicitly protected from discrimination under state or local laws. Discrimination against LGBT employees has been documented in surveys, media reports, and court cases. Many corporate employers and public opinion in Mississippi support protections for LGBT people in the workplace.