Management of the Texas bakery are facing fired workers in court.
Advocates are looking to Labor and unions.
Coming out at work can be a big deal for LGBTIQ people, and getting dragged out of the closet can be even scarier.
Trans and intersex workers are not protected by the Fair Work Act.
The landmark ruling has found that civil rights protections apply to orientation and trans status.
"There was someone in the office who would rather have me in a coffin than sitting at my desk.”
The community tends to be poorer and employed in affected industries.