The Roeland Park, Kansas City Council passed a nondiscrimination ordinance prohibiting discrimination in housing, employment and public accommodations on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. This makes Roeland Park the second community in Kansas to have such protections. Read more at ACLU Kansas.
The City of Orlando voted unanimously to amend its ordinance, extending protections for transgender residents. Individuals who are transgender are now protected from discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations. Read more about this victory at Watermark Online.