Fire Chief » Discrimination Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:25:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Ex-Atlanta fire chief files discrimination complaint Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:35:33 +0000
Chief Kelvin Cochran said he faced religious discrimination when he was fired after publishing a controversial book
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Tardy Conn. fire chief files discrimination lawsuit Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:19:18 +0000
Chief Frank Alaimo said he was discriminated against because of a disability and that the city invaded his privacy
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Judge orders reinstatement of fired black fire chief Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:34:30 +0000
Some said complaints of discrimination have gone unaddressed in the department and others like it around the state for years
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Racial tension rises after probe of Dallas firefighter’s death Mon, 03 Nov 2014 10:49:10 +0000
Some colleagues say Deputy Chief Bobby Ross, who is black, lied to investigators by denying he gave fateful commands to Wilson and others that day
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State investigating LAFD hiring after white applicant alleges bias Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:54:11 +0000
"Sampling an applicant's ethnicity before they even test doesn't sound right to me," Robert Holmes said
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Conn. asst. chief placed on administrative leave Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:15:02 +0000
The NAACP branch accused Patrick Egan of discrimination, violating federal health privacy laws and mishandling a personnel investigation
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Conn. firefighters, NAACP push for action against asst. chief Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:54:27 +0000
They want to investigate whether or not Asst. Chief Patrick Egan engaged in discriminatory and harassing employment practices toward firefighter Aaron Brantley
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Firefighter with one eye sues for discrimination Thu, 17 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0000
Bill Miller lost his eye to cancer when he was 5-years-old and he says in 2010 the department started treating him differently
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Austin settles hiring suit, sets aside slots for minorities Mon, 19 May 2014 20:33:50 +0000
They approved a proposed settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over alleged discrimination against African-American and Hispanic firefighter job hopefuls.
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