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State House Committee Advances Bill to Ban Hair Discrimination

By Piper HutchinsonLSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE–The Louisiana House Committee on Civil Law and Procedure advanced a bill Monday (May 16) that would prohibit discrimination based on certain hairstyles. House Bill 41, sponsored by Rep. Candace Newell, D-New Orleans, would amend discrimination law to include “natural, protective, or cultural hairstyle.” That would include […]