| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:13 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS -- A former principal who sued Harbor Springs Public Schools in U.S. District Court citing a hostile work environment recently settled out of court with the school district for an undisclosed amount.
Former principal Karey Scholten, 44,...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:54 PM
The assistant medical examiner who raised eyebrows during George Zimmerman's murder trial this summer is claiming ethnic discrimination and wrongful termination after his departure from Volusia County government, news-journalonline.com is reporting today....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:06 PM
WASHINGTON — As they look back half a century later, five organizers of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom recall the thrill of the day — the sense that the cause of civil rights would advance.
Of course they remember the...
| Aug 26, 2013
IN A corner of the immaculate lawn of Mt Nebo Missionary Baptist Church, in Philadelphia, Mississippi, lies a long tombstone adorned with fresh flowers. Nobody is buried there; the stone is a memorial to James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 10:45 AM
A former Des Plaines police officer — a man who was previously accused of using excessive force and who is fighting to return to the department — has filed a federal lawsuit against the city claiming a superior harassed and discriminated...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:52 AM
After graduating from Vassar College in 1966, Elisabeth Coleman sought a job in journalism "as an assistant to a smart man." She found such a position as a researcher at Newsweek magazine in New York.
In those "Mad Men" days of suffocating sexism,...
| Jun 26, 2013
CALEXICO — A uniquely created quorum unanimously decided Tuesday to provide legal defense to the city and the named parties in a sexual discrimination complaint filed by the mayor against three other city councilmen.
Mayor Maritza Hurtado filed...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:13 PM
A Southern California trucking firm has agreed to settle a discrimination case involving an African American man denied work as a driver because of his criminal record, after a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:29 PM
If you want to get a good look at an unreconstructed Southern white lady whose reflexive racism and clannishness is about to destroy a very lucrative television career, check out the deposition everyone’s been talking about in the Paula Deen...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:03 AM
CALEXICO - Calexico city council will meet this evening to discuss a sexual discrimination complaint filed by the mayor against three other councilmen.
The agenda only lists the one item on its closed session agenda, but multiple council members said...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued Toys "R" Us, alleging the company broke the law when staff at its Columbia store refused to provide a sign-language interpreter for a job applicant who is deaf.
The lawsuit, filed last week in U.S....