I was contracted in nysdoccs at the time I was there I was harassed by officer because of my sexual orientation?
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You should speak with an employment attorney as soon as possible as you may have a claim for sexual orientation discrimination.
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Sexual orientation is a protected class under anti-discrimination statutes. Consult with a local employment attorney to assess your rights under state and federal law ASAP.
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