Stories tagged: gender discrimination
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 2:48 p.m.
Judge in Microsoft gender discrimination case has tough questions for women’s lawyers
Lawyers for a group of women suing Microsoft for gender discrimination faced tough questions from a federal judge in Seattle on Monday about whether their clients — and the thousands …
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
Feds find clues of gender bias at Microsoft, court filing says
U.S. Labor Department investigators told Microsoft this year they had found preliminary evidence of gender-based discrimination at the company, according to court papers filed this week in a gender-discrimination lawsuit.
Fri., Sept. 11, 2015
Kalispel Tribe crafts deal for country club
The Kalispel Tribe is poised to buy the Spokane Country Club for more than $3 million, according to a last-minute deal reached Thursday. At least two bidders were prepared to …
Thu., Sept. 10, 2015, 2:16 p.m.
Kalispel Tribe poised to buy Spokane Country Club
The Kalispel Tribe is poised to buy the Spokane Country Club for $3 million according to a last-minute deal reached Thursday.
Sun., April 26, 2015
Spokane Country Club could be headed for sale
The Spokane Country Club could be sold to settle its multimillion bankruptcy case as dozens of members quit and business slows in the aftermath of a gender discrimination verdict. The …
Thu., March 10, 2011
County pays $300,000 to settle former guard’s bias, harassment suit against Geiger
Spokane County will pay $300,000 to settle a former Geiger Corrections Center guard’s claim of on-the-job discrimination and harassment. Beverley Ridley-Gardner complained of racial and gender discrimination as well as …
Sat., Jan. 11, 1997
Study: Women Clipped, Taken To Cleaners Barbershops, Dry Cleaners Charge Women More, Legal Remedy Sought
The Price is Not Right. That’s the name of the new study showing a woman in Washington state gets charged an average of $5.56 more for a haircut than a …
Tue., Oct. 15, 1996
Psat Biased? Wait A Year, Panel Tells Girls College Board Delays Response To Complaints That Important Test Is Unfair To Female Students
Hundreds of thousands of high-school juniors will be staking millions of dollars of scholarships this week on what many say is a flawed test. In response to complaints filed with …