Tag Archives: employment discrimination

Federal Court Allows US Employment Discrimination Suit to Proceed against South Dakota DSS

Here are the materials in United States v. South Dakota Department of Social Services (D.S.D.): 26 Amended Complaint 43 South Dakota Motion for Summary Judgment 46 US Motion for Summary Judgment 52 South Dakota Opposition 53 US Opposition 56 US Reply … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: Native American Employee of the Department of Energy Sues Agency for Race/National Origin Discrimination and Retaliation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 6, 2017 CONTACT: Matthew Handley, matthew_handley@washlaw.org (202) 319-1000 NATIVE AMERICAN EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY SUES AGENCY FOR RACE/NATIONAL ORIGIN DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION WASHINGTON, D.C. – Jody TallBear, a well-respected Native American employee of the … Continue reading

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State Law Employment Discrimination Suit against Harrah’s Rincon Casino & Resort Dismissed

Here are the materials in Tavares v. Harrah’s Operating Co. (S.D. Cal.): DCT Order Granting Motion to Dismiss Harrah’s Motion to Dismiss

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California Appellate Briefs in Employment Discrimination Suit against Morongo Casino Resort & Spa

Here are the materials in Chavez v. Morongo Casino Resort & Spa (Cal. App. 4th): Chavez Opening Brief Morongo Answer Brief

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Seventh Circuit Rules against American Indian in Employment Discrimination Suit

Here is the opinion in Grigbsy v. LaHood. An excerpt: In the midst of his training, Grigsby became aware of his Native American heritage. He educated himself about his Sioux, Cherokee, and Apache roots and began to  share his background … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Employment Discrimination Claim against OK City Indian Health Clinic

Here is the opinion in Nettle v. Central Oklahoma Indian Health Council. An excerpt: Moreover, even if Ms. Nettle’s EEOC charge could be interpreted as expansively as she now asks, her complaint in district court was expressly limited to “retaliation … Continue reading

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Workplace Discrimination Claims against Okla. City Indian Health Clinic Dismissed

Here is the opinion in Doonkeen v. Central Oklahoma American Indian Health Council (W.D. Okla.) — Doonkeen v Oklahoma City Indian Clinic DCT Order

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