Women and Justice: Court: United States District Court for the District of Connecticut

Domestic Case Law

Fabian v. Hospital of Central Connecticut United States District Court for the District of Connecticut (2016)

Employment discrimination

Plaintiff complained that the Hospital of Central Connecticut did not hire her to be an on-call orthopedic surgeon because she disclosed that she was a transgender woman. Defendant moved for summary judgment, which the court denied, citing that transgender discrimination is a cognizable claim under Title VII as sex-based discrimination.