Between andKansas prohibited discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity in government employment after an executive order issued by Governor Kathleen Sebelius in August At present, Kansas' hate crime law covers hate crimes based on sexual orientation. Winds NNW at 20 to 30 mph. That decision runs contrary to the majority of courts that have addressed the issue. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
On October 10,the Kansas Supreme Court ordered officials in Johnson County to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, though it allowed for court clerks to accept applications for marriage licenses from same-sex couples.
LGBT rights in Kansas
A mix of clouds and sunshine with gusty winds developing this afternoon. Views Read Edit View history. LGBT people are not covered under statewide anti-discrimination laws. The cities of Kansas CityLawrence ManhattanMerriam Mission Roeland Park and Prairie Village as well as Wyandotte Countyprohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity in government and private employment. At present, Kansas' hate crime law covers hate crimes based on sexual orientation. Street A day with epilepsy:
Same-sex sexual activity is legal in Kansas. I continue to believe that people are more important than politics, and I always will. Retrieved November 12, Higher wind gusts possible. City offers domestic partner benefits. In JanuaryKansas House Bill was introduced which would have allowed people motivated by religious opposition to same-sex relationships to refuse to provide services to same-sex couples. Smith Masterpiece Cakeshop v.