President Donald Trump awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former U.S. Attorney General Edwin Meese and demonstrators rally for LGBT rights outside the Supreme Court among the highlights of the week in Washington, D.C., for the week of October 7, 2019.
Demonstrators are arrested as they block the street outside the U.S. Supreme Court as the court hears oral arguments in three cases on LGBTQ discrimination protections on Tuesday. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI
The Supreme Court's decision on whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects people against discrimination based on their gender identity could have wide-ranging implications on protections for the LGBTQ community and employment. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI