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Discrimination Lawsuit Against City And County Of Denver Heads To Trial

By Jeff Todd

DENVER (CBS4) – A class action lawsuit nearly a decade in the making against the City and County of Denver will go to trial Monday morning. 513 more words


Social Media: Employees (and ers) Take Notice

Social media privacy is almost a laughable concept. Those that share details about their work, family, and interests feel as though there is a privilege of revealing information without any negative backlash. 578 more words

Constitutional Law

EEOC Finds Existing Workplace Protections Extend to Sexual Orientation

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has ruled that discrimination against an employee  based on his or her sexual orientation can constitute sex discrimination under existing civil rights laws, adding to a wave of legal developments favoring protections for the LGBT community. 402 more words

Civil Rights Act

Wounded Veteran Gets $100,000 Over Plumbing Company Firing

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (AP) — A veteran who was wounded in Iraq and fired from his job at Roto-Rooter in a Twin Cities suburb is getting $100,000 from the plumbing company per the terms of a federal agreement. 118 more words


EEOC Files Lawsuit On Behalf Of Transgender Employee

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A lawsuit by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleges a Minnesota company subjected a transgender employee to sex discrimination. 177 more words