MLS Joins NFL, MLB In Strengthening Gay Bias Policy

Law360, New York (March 13, 2014, 1:36 PM EDT) -- Major League Soccer will strengthen policies against discrimination based on sexual orientation with a player code of conduct and a new complaint system, New York's attorney general said Thursday, announcing a deal that sees the league falling in line with the National Football League and Major League Baseball.

The league will add additional steps to its existing “Don’t Cross the Line” program, revising preseason player training to include expanded instruction about training on discrimination and harassment and creating a lead point of contact at the MLS...
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