May 19, 2017 · "Wal-Mart Settlement in First LGBT Workers' Class Action Reflects Larger Shift", 19 May 2017...A Boston federal judge approved [a] settlement...to end a [class action] lawsuit that accused the retail giant [Wal-Mart] of discriminating against gay and lesbian employees in denying health insurance benefits to same-sex spouses...Wal-Mart will set aside $7.5 million to compensate employees affected.... "/>