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No violations, but plenty of opinions
Friday October 24th 2014, 1:04 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

COEUR d'ALENE - No one has ever been cited for violating the anti-discrimination ordinance at the heart of a federal civil rights lawsuit filed last week against the city of Coeur d'Alene by the owners of the Hitching Post wedding chapel. [News Source]

No violations, but plenty of opinions
Friday October 24th 2014, 3:46 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

COEUR d'ALENE - No one has ever been cited for violating the anti-discrimination ordinance at the heart of a federal civil rights lawsuit filed last week against the city of Coeur d'Alene by the owners of the Hitching Post wedding chapel. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed by former LSU tennis coach dismissed
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 9:59 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A Baton Rouge federal judge has dismissed a racial discrimination lawsuit that former longtime LSU women's tennis coach Tony Minnis filed against the university after his 2012 firing. Minnis' attorney, Jill Craft, told The Advocate Wednesday that Chief U.S. District Judge Brian Jackson's ruling will be appealed to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans. "We're obviously ... [News Source]

Lawsuit filed by former LSU tennis coach dismissed
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 9:13 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Baton Rouge federal judge has dismissed a racial discrimination lawsuit that former longtime LSU women's tennis coach Tony Minnis filed against the university after his 2012 firing. Minnis' attorney, Jill Craft, told The Advocate (http://bit.ly/1scbY3O) Wednesday that Chief U.S. District Judge Brian ... [News Source]

Lawsuit filed by former LSU tennis coach dismissed – KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 8:17 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Baton Rouge federal judge has dismissed a racial discrimination lawsuit that former longtime LSU women's tennis coach Tony Minnis filed against the university after his 2012 firing. [News Source]

Lawsuit challenges Fayetteville election on civil rights ordinance
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 8:02 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A hearing was held Wednesday in Fayetteville on a lawsuit attempting to block a special election on the Fayetteville civil rights ordinance that it includes protection for gay people against discrimination in housing and employment. The plaintiff, Kristin Higgins , a UA professor, testified that petition canvassers told her to get her signature that the petitions were in support of the ordinance ... [News Source]

US Court hears arguments on sex discrimination at Goldman Sachs
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 12:27 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

NEW YORK - Goldman Sachs Group on Wednesday attacked expert evidence offered by attorneys for former female employees in a US federal sex discrimination lawsuit, arguing there was no pattern of gender-based pay and promotion disparities at the bank. In the first day of arguments in a case launched in 2010, a lawyer for two former Goldman employees said the Wall Street giant displayed a ... [News Source]