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6 May 2022, 7:18 am by Howard Bashman
“Justice Alito’s rosy view of pregnancy in America is fantasy; Leaky legal protections and economic penalties riddle the health-care and workplace landscapes”: Ria Tabacco Mar has this essay online at The Washington Post. [read post]
21 Sep 2020, 5:39 am by Ria Tabacco Mar
Ria Tabacco Mar is the director of the Women’s Rights Project at the American Civil Liberties Union. [read post]
1 Jul 2021, 5:00 am by Andrew Brockman
Ria Tabacco Mar, director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s Women’s Rights Project, said that only requiring men to register imposes a “serious burden on men that’s not being imposed on women. [read post]
13 Aug 2021, 7:53 am by Jacquelyne Germain
On this week’s episode of At Liberty, Ria Tabacco Mar, director of the ACLU’s Women’s Rights Project, discusses the various obstacles Black women athletes face in the Olympics both on and off the field, and how Black women across the country are making clear that they will no longer be pushed off the podium. [read post]
28 Oct 2019, 3:31 am by Edith Roberts
In an op-ed for The National Law Journal (subscription or registration required), Ria Tabacco Mar pushes back against Justice Neil Gorsuch’s implication during oral argument in G. [read post]
15 May 2020, 3:49 am by SHG
Advocates are concerned that students are “required to jump through hoops” to persuade their schools to even open investigations, Ria Tabacco Mar, director of the ACLU’s Women’s Rights Project, said Thursday. [read post]
17 May 2021, 7:24 am by Marcia Coyle
Forty years after Rostker, the ACLU’s Women’s Rights Project, directed by Ria Tabacco Mar, is back in the Supreme Court with National Coalition For Men v. [read post]
21 Jun 2018, 4:14 am by Edith Roberts
” In an op-ed for The New York Times, Ria Tabacco Mar argues that the court’s decision on Monday not to “stop South Dakota from killing a man who may have been sentenced to death because he is gay” “sent a deeply troubling message about the value placed on the lives of L.G.B.T. people. [read post]
31 Oct 2018, 4:11 am by Edith Roberts
In an op-ed for The National Law Journal (subscription or registration required), Ria Tabacco Mar weighs in on a cert petition stemming from a sex discrimination suit filed by a transgender funeral-home employee, arguing that “[i]f the funeral home succeeds and the Supreme Court strips LGBTQ people of sex discrimination protections that have been recognized by a growing number of courts, the immediate blow would be to LGBTQ people,” but “the permanent… [read post]
22 Mar 2021, 4:19 am by SHG
Ria Tabacco Mar, who holds the position at the A.C.L.U. that Justice Ginsburg once had, said the Frontiero decision was proof that sex discrimination by the government without good reason should be unlawful in any part of society. [read post]
21 Jan 2019, 8:35 pm by Nassiri Law
  Last year, ACLU senior staff attorney Ria Tabacco Mar wrote in another opinion-editorial column on black hair bias in which she recalled a law school classmate complimenting her on professional attire nonetheless stated she could “never look really professional” with her hair in dreadlocks. [read post]
28 Feb 2018, 6:27 am by Joy Waltemath
Ria Tabacco Mar, staff attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union’s LGBT & HIV Project, also haled today’s victory for the LGBT community, stating: “There have now been two federal appeals courts to recognize what we’ve always known — that discrimination based on sexual orientation is in fact discrimination, and that there is no room for it in the workplace. [read post]
18 Apr 2018, 4:08 am by Edith Roberts
’” In an op-ed at The Washington Post, Ria Tabacco Mar brings a personal perspective to Masterpiece Cakeshop v. [read post]