Employment Litigation Section Press Releases 2011-1994

2011

March

Justice Department Settles With Hertford County, N.C., Involving Pregnancy Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2011/March/11-crt-330.html

2010

May

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Synapse Data and Telecomm, Inc. to Enforce Employment Rights of Utah National Guard Member
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/April/10-crt-573.html

April

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Troy University of Montgomery, Alabama, to Enforce Employment Rights of U.S. Army Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/April/10-crt-458.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Pasco, Washington, Company to Enforce Employment Rights of National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/April/10-crt-436.html

March

Justice Department Settlement Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Dona Ana County, New Mexico
press release

Justice Department Settlement with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. Secures $40,000 for Oklahoma Army Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/March/10-crt-216.html

February

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Mort's Concrete Inc., and Owner to Enforce Employment Rights of Wisconsin Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/February/10-crt-205.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Fresno County, California to Protect Employment Rights of Navy Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/February/10-crt-206.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against MasTec Advanced Technologies to Enforce the Employment Rights of Army Reserve Member
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/February/10-crt-126.html

January

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Milwaukee to Enforce the Employment Rights of Air National Guard Member
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/January/10-crt-050.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging New Jersey's Written Civil Service Examination for Promotion to Police Sergeant Discriminates Against African-Americans and Hispanics
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2010/January/10-crt-0121324.html

2009

December

Justice Department Settled Lawsuit Alleging Retaliation by City of Fort Pierce, Florida
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/December/09-crt-1324.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Newark, New Jersey, Public Schools to Enforce the Employment Rights of U.S. Naval Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/December/09-crt-1293.html

November

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against MasTec Advanced Technologies to Enforce the Employment Rights of Army Reserve Member http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/November/09-crt-1287.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Knight Protective Services to Enforce the Employment Rights of Retired Army Service Member http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/November/09-crt-1197.html

October

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Race Discrimination Against the City of Marion, Arkansas http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/October/09-crt-1154.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Nevada Company to Enforce the Employment Rights of Air Force Reservist http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/October/09-crt-1163.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Mort's Concrete and Owner, to Enforce Employment Rights of Wisconsin Army National Guardsman http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/October/09-crt-1130.html

September

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Indianapolis Law Firm to Enforce the Employment Rights of Indiana National Guardsman http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/September/09-ag-1054.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Retaliation by Franklin County, North Carolina http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/September/09-crt-1043.html

Justice Department Sues Massachusetts and Its Department of Corrections For Discriminating Against Female Job Applicants http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/September/09-crt-1041.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Michigan Servicemember Against Security Company http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/September/09-crt-1031.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Retaliation by Franklin County, North Carolina http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/September/09-crt-1028.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Race Discrimination by the City of Bonita Springs, Florida http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/September/09-crt-1004.html

July

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against City of Milwaukee to Enforce Employment Rights of Member of the Air National Guard
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/July/09-crt-670.html

June

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Stonescape Pavers LLC to Enforce Employment Rights of U.S. Air Force Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/June/09-ag-638.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against the Sheriff of Bryan County, Oklahoma, Alleging Pregnancy Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/June/09-crt-598.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Nevada to Enforce Employment Rights of U.S. Army Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/June/09-crt-592.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against the Sheriff of Harrison County, Indiana, Alleging Sex Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/June/09-crt-591.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit to Enforce N.Y. Army Servicemember’s Employment Rights
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/April/09-crt-400.html

May

Justice Department Settles Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Against the Board of Education of the City of Chicago
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-527.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the Newark, New Jersey, Public Schools to Enforce the Employment Rights of Naval Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-510.html

Justice Department Files Suit Against Fresno County, California, to Protect Employment Rights of Navy Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-506.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against City of Chesapeake, Virginia, to Enforce the Employment Rights of Virginia Coast Guard Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-505.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Marion, Arkansas, Alleging Race Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-502.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Wagner Industrial Electric Inc. to Enforce the Employment Rights of Indiana Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-486.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Synapse Data and Telecom Inc to Enforce the Employment Rights of Utah National Guard Member
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-453.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to Enforce the Employment Rights of Air Force Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/May/09-crt-436.html

April

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Americraft Carton Inc. on Behalf of Michigan Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/April/09-crt-412.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Grand Forks County, North Dakota, to Enforce the Employment Rights of North Dakota Army National Guard Member
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/April/09-crt-379.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against the City of Ecorse, Michigan, Alleging Sex Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/April/09-crt-325.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Symphony Diagnostic Services Inc., to Enforce the Employment Rights of N.Y. Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/March/09-crt-257.html

March

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against the City of Portsmouth, Virginia, Alleging Discrimination Against African Americans in the Hiring of Firefighters
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/March/09-ag-272.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Indianapolis Law Firm to Enforce the Employment Rights of Indiana Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/March/09-crt-236.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Americraft Carton Inc., to Enforce the Employment Rights of Michigan Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/March/09-crt-228.html

February

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Wagner Industrial Electric Inc., to Enforce the Employment Rights of Indiana Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/February/09-crt-178.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Military Discrimination Against the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts and Senior Resident Court Judge
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/February/09-crt-161.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the Chicago Board of Education for Alleged Pregnancy Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/February/09-crt-147.html

Justice Department Reaches Settlement with SmallTownPapers Inc., Regarding Employment Rights of Air Force Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/February/09-crt-113.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit on Behalf of Kansas Air Force Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/February/09-crt-086.html

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit on Behalf of New Jersey Air Force National Guard Member
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/February/09-crt-084.html

January

Justice Department Files Lawsuit on Behalf of North Dakota Army National Guard Member
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/January/09-crt-074.html

Justice Department Files Suit Against Paint Company to Defend Employment Rights of N.J. Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/January/09-crt-027.html

Justice Department Sues New Mexico Community College for Sexual Harassment of Former Employee
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2009/January/09-crt-022.html

2008

January:

Justice Department Settles Muslim Corrections Officer Religious Liberty Case
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/January/08_crt_042.html

March:

Department of Justice Settles Sex Discrimination Lawsuit against North Carolina A & T State University
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/March/08_crt_258.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Gender Discrimination and Retaliation by the Puerto Rico Police Department
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/March/08_crt_164.html

April:

Justice Department Files Lawsuit against New York State Department of Correctional Services to Enforce the Employment Rights of New York Air National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/April/08_crt_317.html

Justice Department Settles Class Action Lawsuit with American Airlines Regarding Employment Rights of Military Pilots
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/April/08_crt_309.html

May

Justice Department Obtains Back Pay for Air Force Veteran in Settlement with Wal-Mart
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/May/08_crt_364.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Gibson County, Tennessee, to Enforce the Employment Rights of Tennessee Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/May/08_crt_440.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Doña Ana County, New Mexico, Discriminated against Female Employees on the Basis of their Sex
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/May/08-crt-451.html

Fact Sheet: Department of Justice Efforts to Protect the Rights of Servicemembers and Veterans
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/May/08-crt-462.html

DOJ Settles Lawsuit with Robertson Fire Protection District of St. Louis for Racially Based Discrimination and Retaliation
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/May/08-crt-464.html

June

Justice Department Files Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the City of Jackson, Alabama
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/June/08-ag-521.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Dallas Alleging Race Discrimination and Retaliation
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/June/08-crt-567.html

July

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Marion, Alabama to Defend Employment Rights of Alabama National Guard
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/July/08-crt-651.html

August

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Retaliation by the City of Fort Pierce, Florida Against an African-American City Employee
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/August/08-crt-748.html

Justice Department and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission File Lawsuit Against the Housing Authority of El Paso, Texas
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/August/08-crt-715.html

Justice Department Reaches Agreement to Protect Employment Rights of U.S. Army Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/August/08-crt-737.html

Justice Department Sues Smalltownpapers, Inc. to Enforce Employment Rights of Air Force Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/August/08-crt-743.html

September

Justice Department Files Religious Discrimination Lawsuit Against Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/September/08-crt-865.html

Department of Justice Settles Sex Discrimination Lawsuit Against Spartanburg County, South Carolinahttp://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/September/08-crt-857.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Dayton, Ohio Alleging Race Discrimination in the Hiring of Firefighters and Police Officers
http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/press_releases/city_of_dayton_pr.pdf

November

Justice Department Lawsuit Seeks to Restore Employment Rights of North Carolina Army Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/November/08-crt-1013.html

Fact Sheet: Department of Justice Efforts to Protect the Rights of Servicemembers and Veterans
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/November/08-crt-947.html

December

Justice Department Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Kansas Air Force Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/December/08-crt-1157.html

Justice Department Files Sex Discrimination Lawsuit Against Hendry County, Florida Sheriff’s Office
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/December/08-crt-1119.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit to Enforce the Employment Rights of Alabama Army National Guardsman
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/December/08-crt-1155.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Sexual Harassment by Muskegon County, Mich.
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/December/08-crt-1143.html

Justice Department Files Sex Discrimination Lawsuit Against Hendry County, Florida Sheriff’s Office
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2008/December/08-crt-1119.html

2007

May:

Justice Department Sues New York City for Discriminating Against Black and Hispanic Firefighter Applicants
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/May/07_crt_375.html

Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit with City of Ville Platte, Louisiana
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/May/07_crt_310.html

June:

Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the City of Chesapeake, Virginia Police Department
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/June/07_crt_418.html

July:

Justice Department Sues Robertson Fire Protection District for Alleged Racial Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/July/07_crt_503.html

August:

Justice Department Sues University of North Carolina for Alleged Sex Discrimination
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/August/07_crt_592.html

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against DTI to Defend Employment Rights of Navy Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/August/07_crt_591.html

Justice Department Reaches Settlement with the City of San Antonio
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/August/07_crt_585.html

September:

Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Employment Discrimination and Retaliation by The Municipio De Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/September/07_crt_697.html

October:

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Clerk of Circuit Court for Hillsborough County, Florida, to Defend Employment Rights of Army Reservist
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2007/October/07_crt_821.html

2006

January:

Justice Department Files Class Action Lawsuit Against American Airlines to Defend Employment Rights of Military Pilots
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2006/January/06_crt_015.html

February:

Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Southern Illinois University to End Race and Sex Discrimination in Paid Fellowship Programs
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2006/February/06_crt_068.html

April:

Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the City of Virginia Beach, Virginia Police Department
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2006/April/06_crt_203.html

July:

Justice Department Files Employment Discrimination Lawsuit against the City of Chesapeake
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2006/July/06_crt_464.html

August:

Justice Department Settles Sexual Discrimination and Retaliation Lawsuit Against Escambia County, Ala., Board of Education
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2006/August/06_crt_526.html

September:

Justice Department and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Settle Ohio Religious Discrimination Lawsuits
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2006/September/06_crt_588.html

November:

Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit with Tallahassee Community College
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2006/November/06_crm_756.html

2005

March:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH BRIDGESTONE/FIRESTONE OVER EMPLOYMENT BENEFITS FOR A NATIONAL GUARDSMAN
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/March/05_crt_151.htm

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT TO DEFEND EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS OF ARMY RESERVIST
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/March/05_crt_114.htm

April:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT TO DEFEND THE EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS OF AIR FORCE RESERVIST
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/April/05_crt_200.htm

May:

UNITED STATES INTERVENES IN WHISTLEBLOWER SUIT AGAINST CAREMARK, INC.
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/May/05_civ_295.htm

August:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT REGARDING DELAWARE STATE POLICE HIRING PRACTICES
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/August/05_crt_407.htm

September:

Justice Department Settles Pregnancy Discrimination Charges Against District of Columbia Fire Department
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/September/05_crt_464.html

October:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT WITH S.O.G. SPECIALTY KNIVES, INC. OVER EMPLOYMENT BENEFITS FOR A COAST GUARD RESERVIST
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/October/05_crt_579.html

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT ALLEGING RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION BY THE LA METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/October/05_crt_534.html

December:

Justice Department Announces Court Decision that Erie, Pennsylvania Police Officer Test Discriminates Against Women
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2005/December/05_crt_667.html

2004

January:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CITY OF ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA ALLEGING SEX DISCRIMINATION IN POLICE HIRING
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/January/04_crt_004.htm

February:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO JOIN SEX DISCRIMINATION LAWSUITS AGAINST DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/February/04_crt_112.htm

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO JOIN SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF BALTIMORE
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/February/04_crt_107.htm

March:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT WINS LAWSUIT ALLEGING DELAWARE STATE POLICE ENGAGED IN EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/March/04_crt_179.htm

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES CONSENT DECREE WITH UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO TO RESOLVE ALLEGATIONS OF PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/March/04_crt_166.htm

 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS AGAINST THE TOWN OF WEST TERRE HAUTE, INDIANA
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/March/04_crt_146.htm

June:

UNITED STATES FILES RACIAL HARASSMENT CHARGES AGAINST PATTONVILLE-BRIDGETON MISSOURI FIRE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/June/04_crt_385.htm

September:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES NEW YORK METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY AND NEW YORK CITY TRANSIT AUTHORITY ALLEGING RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/September/04_crt_665.htm

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH THE CITY OF GALLUP, NEW MEXICO REGARDING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR AMERICAN INDIAN APPLICANTS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/September/04_crt_660.htm

ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT, LABOR SECRETARY ELAINE L. CHAO SIGN AGREEMENT IMPROVING JOB PROTECTION FOR RETURNING GUARDSMEN AND RESERVISTS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/September/04_crt_655.htm

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST LOS ANGELES COUNTY METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/September/04_crt_627.htm

October:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT TO DEFEND EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS OF SERVING NATIONAL GUARDSMEN
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2004/October/04_crt_727.htm

2003

January:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SUIT AGAINST CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA FOR RACIAL DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2003/January/03_crt_001.htm

February:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SUIT AGAINST NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO REGIONAL SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY REGARDING ALLEGATIONS OF RACIAL AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2003/February/03_crt_075.htm

June:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH UNIVERSITY OF GUAM REGARDING EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION VIOLATIONS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2003/June/03_crt_392.htm

2002

January:

CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY SETTLES RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2002/January/02_crt_048.htm

March:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO REGIONAL SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY FOR RACIAL AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2002/March/02_crt_171.htm

April:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT IN SCHOOL TEACHER'S RELIGION & NATIONAL ORIGIN HARASSMENT CASE
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2002/April/02_crt_197.htm

August:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAWSUIT WITH ZUNI, NEW MEXICO PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2002/August/02_crt_491.htm

September:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST THE CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2002/September/02_crt_518.htm

2001

January:

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FILES SUIT AGAINST DELAWARE STATE POLICE ALLEGING RACE DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2001/January/013cr.htm

April:

NORTH LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND RETALIATION LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2001/April/136cr.htm

October:

NEW MEXICO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AGREES TO IMPLEMENT NEW ANTI-DISCRIMINATION AND TRAINING POLICIES
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2001/October/01_crt_541.htm

November:

VILLAGE OF CUBA, NEW MEXICO, SETTLES SEX DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AND PRIVATE PLAINTIFFS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2001/November/01_crt_611.htm

2000

May:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST CITY OF NEWARK NEW JERSEY FOR RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION IN ITS POLICE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2000/May/269cr.htm

June:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT, SEX DISCRIMINATION, AND RETALIATION LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF BELEN, NEW MEXICO
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2000/June/366cr.htm

September:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO INTERVENE IN RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION CASE
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/2000/September/526cr.htm

1999

February

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST NORTH LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND RETALIATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1999/February/061cr.htm

NEW YORK CITY AND ITS BOARD OF EDUCATION SETTLE DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1999/February/054cr.htm

April:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST THE CITY OF BELEN, NEW MEXICO ALLEGING SEXUAL HARASSMENT, SEX DISCRIMINATION, AND RETALIATION IN THE CITY'S POLICE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1999/April/124cr.htm

June:

CITY OF ALMA AND BACON COUNTY, GEORGIA SUED BY JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1999/June/253cr.htm

November:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES OHIO COUNTY SHERIFF FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1999/November/553cr.htm

GEORGIA CITY AND COUNTY SETTLES GENDER DISCRIMINAT LAWSUIT, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1999/November/546cr.htm

1998

February:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ACCUSES CITY OF GARLAND, TEXAS OF DISCRIMINATING AGAINST MINORITY APPLICANTS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1998/February/048.htm.html

September:

SCHOOL CITY OF EAST CHICAGO TO SETTLE CLAIMS OF EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1998/September/425cr.htm

1997

U.C.BERKELEY AGREES TO COMPENSATE FORMER FEMALE PROFESSOR FOR ALLEGEDLY DENYING HER TENURE BASED ON GENDER
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1997/January97/004cr.htm

February:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ALLEGES GENDER DISCRIMINATION BY PHILADELPHIA TRANSIT POLICE
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1997/February97/070cr.htm

April:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ARKANSAS CORRECTIONS SYSTEM ENSURING EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1997/April97/152cd.htm

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH LOUISIANA SCHOOL BOARD TO ELIMINATE SEX DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1997/April97/133cr.htm

1996

January

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES NEW YORK CITY FOR ALLEGEDLY DISCRIMINATING AGAINST QUALIFIED MINORITY CUSTODIANS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1996/January96/022.txt

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES PHOENIX FOR ALLEGEDLY SUSPENDING PARKS WORKER WHO HELPED CIVIL RIGHTS INVESTIGATORS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1996/January96/018.txt

ASSUMPTION PARISH LOUISIANA SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT SETTLES SEX DISCRIMINATION CASE
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1996/January96/006.txt

March:

ARLINGTON COUNTY RESOLVES EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION CLAIM IN AN AGREEMENT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1996/March96/099.cr

April:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA FOR ALLEGED SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF FEMALE EMPLOYEES
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1996/April96/172.cr.htm

August

LOUISIANA STATE POLICE TO USE NEW NON-DISCRIMINATORY POLICE EXAM UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1996/August96/421cr.htm

October:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MISSISSIPPI CITY ALLEGING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST A FEMALE POLICE LIEUTENANT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/1996/Oct96/511cr.htm

1995

January:

KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AGREES TO PAY FEMALE EMPLOYEE $45,000 FOR ALLEGED SEXUAL HARASSMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/January95/17.txt.html

April:

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CITY OF ORMOND BEACH IN SEX DISCRIMINATION CASE
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/April95/229.txt.html

August:

NORTH CAROLINA AGREES TO PUT A HALT TO EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION AGINST WOMEN IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/August95/457.txt.html

PHOENIX EMPLOYEES ACCUSED OF PERMITTING SEXUAL HARASSMENT TO UNDERGO TRAINING UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/August95/443.txt.html

December:

ILLINOIS COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT ACCUSED OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND DISCRIMINATION AGREES TO PAY $440,000 IN COMPENSATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/December95/615.txt.html

1994

October

DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION TO PAY OVER $3 MILLION FOR REFUSING TO HIRE AND PROMOTE WOMEN
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/October94/601.txt.html

November:

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY TO PAY $93,000 FOR FIRING MAN WHO TOOK DAY OFF FOR RELIGIOUS OBSERVANCE
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/November94/669.txt.html

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES ASSUMPTION PARISH LOUISIANA SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT FOR ALLEGED SEX DISCRIMINATION
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/November94/654.txt.html

December:

Justice Department Sues Michigan Fire Department
http://www.usdoj.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/December94/700.txt.html

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