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Police lieutenant files age discrimination lawsuit against Huron Township
Wednesday April 01st 2015, 7:44 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

When Huron Township officials hired then-Washtenaw County Detective Everette Robbins as the township's new police chief last year, Lt. Gary Dockter was upset that he had been passed over for the job. [News Source]

Police lieutenant files age discrimination lawsuit against Huron Township
Wednesday April 01st 2015, 7:30 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

When Huron Township officials hired then-Washtenaw County Detective Everette Robbins as the township's new police chief last year, Lt. Gary Dockter was upset that he had been passed over for the job. [News Source]

Verdict reached in Ellen Pao gender discrimination lawsuit
Tuesday March 31st 2015, 5:37 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A jury reached a verdict Friday in a sexual discrimination lawsuit against a prestigious Silicon Valley venture capital firm that drew attention to gender imbalance and working conditions for women in Silicon Valley. [News Source]

Transgender Professor's Discrimination Suit Reveals Uneven LGBT Workplace Rights
Tuesday March 31st 2015, 3:25 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

As the Justice Department takes up the case of Rachel Tudor, transgender rights advocates are celebrating a legal turning point that lesbian, gay and bisexual people are still waiting to see: federal civil rights protection against workplace discrimination. On Monday, the DOJ filed a lawsuit alleging that Southeastern Oklahoma State University violated civil rights law when it fired Tudor, a ... [News Source]

Pao faces tough court if she appeals Kleiner bias lawsuit
Tuesday March 31st 2015, 12:57 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Ellen Pao faces an uphill battle should she choose to appeal her defeat last week in a gender discrimination lawsuit against former employer Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers, the Silicon Valley venture capital firm. Not only did a San Francisco Superior Court judge side with Pao on some key evidentiary disputes in the run-up to trial, but employers have been highly successful litigating in the ... [News Source]

Police lieutenant files age discrimination lawsuit against Huron Township
Tuesday March 31st 2015, 3:37 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

When Huron Township officials hired then-Washtenaw County Detective Everette Robbins as the township's new police chief last year, Lt. Gary Dockter was upset that he had been passed over for the job. [News Source]

Pregnant police officer sues Pemberton Twp., claiming discrimination
Monday March 30th 2015, 5:49 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

PEMBERTON TOWNSHIP — A pregnant police officer is accusing the municipality of discrimination in a lawsuit that claims she is unfairly being forced to take early leave from her position despite the av [News Source]