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NYC Public Advocate, Others Jeer Expansion of Religious Exemption Law
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NYC Public Advocate, Others Jeer Expansion of Religious Exemption Law

New York, NY – This past week, Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams issued a statement opposing a proposed Department of Labor Rule that would expand the ability of employers to claim religious exemption “and so excuse any potential discriminatory conduct as necessary in keeping with the practice of their faith.” The U. S. Department of…