Employment law — Discriminatory retaliation — Pretextual defense
Appellant, Darlene White, the former Chief Deputy Register of Wills for Anne Arundel County, filed an action in the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County against, among others, appellees, the State of Maryland and Lauren M. Parker, the Register of Wills for Anne Arundel County, claiming discriminatory retaliation. Appellees filed a motion for summary judgment, which the court granted.
On appeal, appellant presents two questions for our review, which we have condensed into one:
Did the circuit court err in granting summary judgment in favor of appellees?