Stories tagged: wrongful termination
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Former Bing manager sues for wrongful termination
Former Bing Crosby Theater general manager Michael Smith has filed a lawsuit alleging he was denied overtime pay and wrongfully fired when he refused to perform illegal activities.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2012, 7:42 a.m.
Texas Supreme Court denies WSU coach Leach’s appeal
LUBBOCK, Texas — The Texas Supreme Court on Friday denied Mike Leach’s appeal in his wrongful termination lawsuit against Texas Tech.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 4, 2011, 4:50 p.m.
Jury says Kirkpatrick wrongly fired detective; awards $700k
A jury has awarded more than $700,000 to a Spokane police detective they say was wrongly fired and retaliated against by Chief Anne Kirkpatrick.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2011, midnight
Jurors get case against city, chief
Jurors will continue deliberations today to decide whether Spokane police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick “callously manipulated” her power to attack a 16-year department veteran, or showed strong leadership skills with a …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2011, midnight
Judge orders evidence in ‘dysfunctional’ case
The city of Spokane must produce emails regarding its contract with a police department psychologist as part of preparation for a wrongful termination lawsuit filed by a detective, a judge …