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Judge lets ADA suit against Baltimore County proceed

A demoted but later reinstated guard at the Baltimore County Detention Center can proceed with his disability discrimination claim after a federal judge ruled a jury should decide if the county unlawfully forced the employee to accept the demotion without considering possible accommodations for his debilitating condition.

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EEOC reaches $75,000 accord in postpartum-depression case

A consulting firm has agreed to pay $75,000 to settle an Americans with Disabilities Act claim the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission brought on behalf of a former Rockville employee who claimed the company fired her rather than making job-related accommodations for her postpartum depression.

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Fired Kent County principals’ discrimination suit advances

Two fired Eastern Shore elementary school principals can proceed with their age and race or gender discrimination claims after a federal judge rejected the Kent County Board of Education’s motion for dismissal and expressed doubt about the panel’s benign explanation for the terminations.

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