Ill. Regulators Investigate ExxonMobil Gay Bias Claim

Law360, New York (July 12, 2013, 3:53 PM EDT) -- The Illinois Department of Human Rights has begun investigating whether ExxonMobil discriminated against job applicants based on sexual orientation, accepting a complaint filed by anti-bias group Freedom to Work based on the treatment of two fictitious job applicants, the group said Friday.

Freedom To Work announced in May that it had lodged a charge with the department, which administers a state law banning employment discrimination, based on the energy giant's differing treatment of two made-up job applicants, one of which had experience with a gay rights...
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