Federal Court Judge threw out an unpaid intern’s sexual harassment suit, after ruling unpaid interns are not covered by same workplace protections provided to paid employees.
Senator Kennedy wants NY’s human rights laws reformed immediately to ensure all workers, including unpaid interns, are protected from sexual harassment, retaliation and discrimination.
Students from colleges across WNY join Senator Kennedy to discuss need for workplace rights for unpaid interns.
Pay equity a top issue in presidential race, but should be addressed at state level
Kennedy says closing wage gap between genders would significantly stimulate economic growth; pushes for critical measure to end wage discrimination
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