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2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

WGS 310 - LGBTQ Rights and the Law

An examination of U.S. law and policy issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity as they correspond to international human rights principles. Topics may include hate crime and anti-discrimination law, employment, family, and marriage law, HIV/AIDS policy, adoption bans and "bathroom bills," and immigration and refugee/asylum law. Part of the Human Rights Issue. Offered winter semester. Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Credits: 3

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