Ask the CCLA: I believe I have been harassed, what can I do?

April 3, 2017

I believe that I have been harassed on the basis of my sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, or another prohibited ground of discrimination, in my workplace, or in a store or restaurant, by a landlord or a government body. What can I do?

Harassment on the basis of a prohibited ground of discrimination such as sex, race or gender expression is a form of discrimination. for more information regarding discrimination and what you can do, see here.


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