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Lesbian golf coach proved U of M discrimination, judge rules

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s ham-handed treatment of its new women’s golf coach in 2010 was illegal, and the man who hired her essentially forced her to resign after he found out she was a lesbian, a judge has ruled.
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Gay discrimination bill passes Senate

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Thomas Ferraro

WASHINGTON — The Democratic-led Senate, reflecting a major shift in the past decade in public opinion, passed a bipartisan bill Thursday to outlaw discrimination against gay workers. But the measure faces an uphill struggle in …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Gay discrimination bill passes Senate

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Thomas Ferraro

WASHINGTON — The Democratic-led Senate, reflecting a major shift in the past decade in public opinion, passed a bipartisan bill Thursday to outlaw discrimination against gay workers. But the measure faces an uphill struggle in …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

In fight against discrimination, Fargo city commissioners to consider a building registry

October 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A city commissioner here will soon propose that Fargo consider banning housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Continue Reading

Grand Forks enhances discrimination safeguards

June 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Grand Forks has become the first city in North Dakota to protect city employees and city job applicants from discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation. Continue Reading

Grand Forks aims to enhance discrimination safeguards

June 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS City leaders are considering whether to make Grand Forks the first North Dakota community to ban employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Continue Reading

Huebner age, gender discrimination lawsuit settled

April 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A settlement has been reached in a federal lawsuit involving Fargo television news anchorwoman Robin Huebner, who accused a former employer of discriminating against her on the basis of age and gender. Continue Reading

Portion of anchorwoman’s bias suit dismissed

April 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A federal judge has dismissed a portion of a lawsuit in which Fargo anchorwoman Robin Huebner claims a local TV station illegally discriminated against her on the basis of her age and gender. Continue Reading

City of Mitchell settles suits wiwth former Palace Transit drivers

November 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Because of a confidentiality agreement, both parties have agreed not to reveal the amount the case was settled for.

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Ex-bus drivers win round in lawsuit

November 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Judge rules city was wrong to require them to take physical exam
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