July 11, 2012

Texas reporter files discrimination suit after being fired for stripping

Sarah Tressler, 30 years old, is suing her former employer, the Houston Chronicle in Texas, after she was fired and claiming that the termination was sexually discriminatory against her gender.  She was fired after another publication exposed her second job as a night club stripper.  She is currently seeking for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) to look into the employer’s decision. She claims she was told by an editor that she was let […]
June 25, 2012

A&T Student in North Carolina sues for sex discrimination

A North Carolina A&T Student has sued the school for sex discrimination.  The student is Wendy Anderson who is claiming that Eric Cheek, an adjunct professor in the electrical and computer engineering department discriminated upon her sex and maintained a hostile work environment.  She also claims that instead of fixing the situation, the instead transferred her.  The plaintiff is now seeking to get compensatory damages and attorney’s fees form the lawsuit.  See When faced with […]