State Laws and Legislation

West Virginia Non-Discrimination Law

Gender identity protected? No
No provision of West Virginia law explicitly addresses the protection of gender identity.

Sexual orientation protected? No
No provision in West Virginia's unlawful discriminatory practice statute provides explicit protection against discrimination because of sexual orientation. W. Va. Code. § 5-11-9 (2001).

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Updated: Mon, March 26, 2007 - 11:00:31