December 3, 2012

Iowa cop’s sex, religious discrimination case settled for $95,000

A federal discrimination lawsuit by a former Mason City, Iowa, police officer against the city has been settlement. Maria Ohl filed the suit in November 2010 while she was an officer with the Mason City Police Department, claiming sex discrimination, religious discrimination and retaliation by the Police Department. Under the terms of the settlement, the city denied any wrongdoing or admission of liability, and Ohl will receive $95,000 from the city’s insurance carrier. Ohl claimed […]