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Court says ex-Oakton C.C. cop can't press defamation claim vs school over 'problem employee' flyer

Elizabeth Alt Jul. 7, 2017, 2:37pm

A federal judge has granted a partial win to Oakton Community College, saying a former Oakton campus police officer can't press her case the college defamed her when it included her photograph on a flyer for a seminar about "problem employees" that began circulating after her termination.

Judge clears diabetic ex-United flight attendant for new try at disability class action

Elizabeth Alt Jul. 3, 2017, 6:00am

A former United Airlines flight attendant will get another chance to press her class action lawsuit against her former employer, alleging the airline terminated her and other employees for missing work due to diabetes, claiming the condition is a disability and not merely a common illness.