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Judge finds gender bias at Enoch Pratt, orders nearly $200,000 in back pay (access required)

Baltimore and its Enoch Pratt Free Library system discriminated against female librarian supervisors by paying them less than a male colleague, a federal judge has ruled in ordering the city to pay the five women a total of nearly $200,000 ...

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Baltimore security firm settles Equal Pay Act claim with EEOC (access required)

A Baltimore-based security company has agreed to pay 10 women a total of $4,302 to settle a federal agency’s claim they were illegally paid less than their male colleagues for standing guard at events at Royal Farms Arena between October ...

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Catholic Relief Services accused of gender bias, denial of same-sex benefits (access required)

Catholic Relief Services withdrew health insurance coverage from a gay employee’s spouse despite having told the worker that the Baltimore-based agency’s insurance plan does not discriminate against same-sex marriages, the worker has alleged in a lawsuit filed in federal court. ...

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City offers raises, back pay to female Enoch Pratt librarian supervisors (access required)

Baltimore is seeking to settle an Equal Pay Act lawsuit over salaries for librarian supervisors at the Enoch Pratt Free Library and will offer to increase the claimants’ salaries and provide back pay. The lawsuit, filed in 2017, alleged female ...

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