During Tuesday night's State of the State address, Governor Jay Nixon asked the Missouri Legislature to help him pass a law protecting LGBT people from workplace discrimination. Missouri law protects workers from unfair treatment based on race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age o ... More >>
Even as he starts filming commercials for his new employers, Larry Conners is suing his ex-employers, KMOV-TV (Channel 4), for age and racial discrimination. Conners' lawyers filed the suit in St. Louis Civil Court Thursday, alleging the news station paid the 66-year-old white man less than a black ... More >>
The former bar manager at Cafe Napoli in Clayton is the subject of a sexual harassment lawsuit, the Post-Dispatch reports. C. Lauren Litman, a former cocktail server, alleges that she was fired last year after rebuffing sexual advances from bar manager Jerry McDowell.
Update below: The saga of former KMOV-TV (Channel 4) news anchor Larry Conners just got a whole lot more complicated. Since his firing, his attorneys have filed a formal discrimination complaint with the Missouri Commission on Human Rights alleging that his bosses terminated him in retaliation for ... More >>
Six patrons of the Bridgeton location of Hotshots Sports Bar & Grill are suing the chain and its owner for discrimination. While gathered at the bar to watch a Cardinals World Series game, the plaintiffs charge that they were essentially refused service because they are black. The weirdest part? Th ... More >>
‚ÄčHere's another example of that rare kind of discrimination case: a white public sector employee crying foul over the hiring of a black colleague.When Sergeant David Bonenberger found out that the Assistant Director slot in the Police Academy was up for grabs in September 2010, he decided to go fo ... More >>
"A kiss may ruin a human life" -- Oscar Wilde. In February 2009, Tracey McCarthy, a tenured professor for Webster University with a joint appointment with the psychology and legal studies departments, attended a "professional social" gathering, where she happened upon David Wilson, dean of ... More >>
Not all ladies are so wild on about Budweiser.‚ÄčFrancine Katz thought her 2002 promotion to Vice President of Communications and Consumer Affairs at Anheuser-Busch was her ticket to untold riches as an executive of a major corporation. Instead, Katz claims she received compensation worth just a fr ... More >>
Advocates for the disabled flag down Missouriís highway builders and demand they pay greater attention to accessibility.
A former waiter sues the Missouri Athletic Club for discrimination
Baseball coach Jim Brady has been fighting his bosses in the UMSL athletic department for seven years. And he thought colon cancer was a pain in the ass.