Stories tagged: employment law
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 5:43 p.m.
Gorsuch seen as business-friendly on labor, workplace issues
In a decade as a federal appeals court judge, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch has criticized courts for giving too much power to government agencies that enforce the nation’s labor …
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Investigator says most allegations in discrimination lawsuit against Spokane County Public Defender’s office unfounded
A county-hired independent investigator has concluded most of the allegations in a lawsuit filed by a county attorney against the Spokane County Public Defender’s Office are unfounded.
Sat., July 12, 2014
Spokane’s first legal pot buyer’s firing rescinded
One of the employment opportunities Spokane’s first legal pot purchaser said he’d lost as a result of his fame has been reinstated, a company official said. Mike Boyer, first in …
Sat., Oct. 26, 2013
Fired Coeur d’Alene officer’s $3.2 million judgment upheld
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a $3.2 million judgment against the city of Coeur d’Alene for firing a police lieutenant without cause. Dan Dixon, who had …