News BriefsN.S. to protect transgender rights; Manitoba proposes new job leave for parents12/17/2012|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 12/18/2012 N.S. to protect transgender rightsHALIFAX — Nova Scotia has proposed amendments to its Human Rights Act that add gender identity and gender expression as protected grounds. Jobseekers denied a position because they are transgender will be able to file a human rights complaint on that basis; before they had to file a complaint based on sex or disability. Manitoba proposes new job leave for parents To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.