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Black USPS Carrier Files Lawsuit After Being Pulled Over

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (KGO) — A US postal service employee has filed a lawsuit against the San Rafael Police Department in connection with a wrongful stop. He says he was stopped for “driving while Black.” The Police Department Chief says, … Continue reading

Uber Sued Over Racial Discrimination in How Passengers Evaluate Drivers

A former Uber driver in San Diego sued the ride-hailing company on Monday for racial discrimination in how it uses passengers’ reviews to evaluate drivers. The company relies on a star rating system, which the lawsuit says disproportionately leads to … Continue reading

NYPD Cop Sues City Over Mental-Health ‘Stigma’

A veteran cop who blew the whistle on the NYPD’s handling of officer mental-health treatment — amid a spike in police suicides — is suing the city for $1 million, The Post has learned. Jonathan Oliveras, who joined the force 13 years … Continue reading

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Sued by Employee Claiming Gender Discrimination

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A longtime employee at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory is accusing the company of sex and gender discrimination and retaliation. Emily Telles worked for the Los Angeles County-based JPL since 1987 and has worked in several capacities, including … Continue reading

Former Texas Tech Woman’s Basketball Coach Sues for Discrimination

Former Texas Tech women’s basketball head coach Marlene Stollings filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday saying her termination in August was a result of discrimination.  The lawsuit, which does not seek a specified amount for damages, alleges counts of breach of … Continue reading

Eight Former Iowa Football Players Sues for Racial Discrimination

Eight Black former University of Iowa football players are seeking $20 million in compensation and for athletics director Gary Barta, head coach Kirk Ferentz and assistant coach Brian Ferentz to be fired over what they contend was intentional racial discrimination … Continue reading

Gas Station Sued After Refusing to Sell to Black Man

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Buckman Neighborhood in SE Portland is home for Dominique DeWeese and his family. So on July 28, when he needed some gas for yard projects, he walked over to Jay’s Garage on Southeast 7th and Morrison. … Continue reading

McDonald’s Faces Another Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

For the fourth time in less than a year, former and current McDonald’s employees have filed a complaint accusing the fast food giant of racial discrimination. The civil rights suit, filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of … Continue reading

U.S. Olympics Sues Files Lawsuit Over Stalled Nassar Settlement

The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Friday it has filed a lawsuit against its insurance providers for failing to fulfill obligations in reaching a settlement with survivors of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal. Committee Chair … Continue reading

Ex-Employee Sues “Jeopardy” After Being Fired for Alleged Age Discrimination

A 66-year-old former employee on the “Jeopardy!” show is suing the producers, alleging he was fired in August after more than three decades because of his age. Glenn Kagan’s Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit names as defendants Sony Pictures Entertainment … Continue reading