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EEOC lawsuit on behalf of diabetic Walgreen employer can proceed: Judge
Sunday April 20th 2014, 6:43 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A disability discrimination lawsuit filed on behalf of an 18-year Walgreen Co. worker with diabetes who was terminated after she allegedly ate a bag of chips without paying for it to stave off a low-blood sugar attack, can proceed, says a federal court. [News Source]

To kill bias suits, companies lean on the First Amendment
Saturday April 19th 2014, 10:21 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

BET's recent win in a discrimination lawsuit filed by transgender TV personality B. Scott is the latest instance in which a media company has beat a bias suit by flaunting its right to free speech and expression. [News Source]

To kill bias suits, companies lean on the First Amendment
Friday April 18th 2014, 5:08 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

BET's recent win in a discrimination lawsuit filed by transgender TV personality B. Scott is the latest instance in which a media company has beat a bias suit by flaunting its right to free speech and expression. [News Source]

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Friday April 18th 2014, 3:29 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

The tanker trucking company Kenan Transport will pay $27,000 to settle a pregnancy discrimination and retaliation lawsuit brought by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the agency announced Thursday. [News Source]

Judge tosses discrimination case against King
Friday April 18th 2014, 2:20 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Court found no evidence woman was paid less than man doing similar work [News Source]

Transgender TV Personality Loses Viacom Discrimination Lawsuit
Thursday April 17th 2014, 3:55 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

B. Scott sued for being forced to change his gender identity at the 2013 BET Awards. read more [News Source]

EEOC: Trucking company with Spartanburg terminal settles pregnancy discrimination lawsuit
Thursday April 17th 2014, 1:02 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A trucking company that operates a terminal in Spartanburg will pay $27,000 to settle a federal pregnancy discrimination and retaliation lawsuit, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Thursday. [News Source]