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Apple says controversial new Mississippi law ’empowers discrimination’

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Apple says controversial new Mississippi law ’empowers discrimination’

Apple has joined different massive firms in opposing a controversial Mississippi law that detractors have criticized for being anti-LGBT. Billed as protective non secular liberty, the Mississippi law lets in some taxpayer-funded and personal organizations to refuse carrier to LGBT electorate. Chatting with The Clarion-Ledger (by the use of 9to5Mac), Apple expressed sadness within the law:

In a observation Thursday, the company stated the Protective Freedom of Judgment of right and wrong from Executive Discrimination Act "empowers discrimination."

"We would like Mississippians to understand that our retail outlets and our corporate are open to everybody, without reference to the place they arrive from, what they appear to be, how they worship or who they love."

Apple joins quite a few different generation firms like Microsoft, IBM and HP that experience pop out towards the Mississippi invoice. The corporations additionally lately voiced opposition to a in a similar fashion controversial anti-LGBT invoice in North Carolina.

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