Fire Chief » Lawsuit http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:15:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Firefighters get prison time for tipping off drug dealers http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/firefighters-get-prison-time-for-tipping-off-drug-dealers/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/firefighters-get-prison-time-for-tipping-off-drug-dealers/#comments Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:08:51 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/firefighters-get-prison-time-for-tipping-off-drug-dealers/
The men were able to warn the dealers because police regularly gathered at the fire department before serving arrest warrants
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Fire chief fired for slapping female firefighter on the butt http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/16/fire-chief-fired-for-slapping-female-firefighter-on-the-butt/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/16/fire-chief-fired-for-slapping-female-firefighter-on-the-butt/#comments Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:23:04 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/16/fire-chief-fired-for-slapping-female-firefighter-on-the-butt/
The 33-year-old firefighter said the incident happened during a fire prevention program at an elementary school
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Tardy Conn. fire chief files discrimination lawsuit http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/tardy-conn-fire-chief-files-discrimination-lawsuit/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/tardy-conn-fire-chief-files-discrimination-lawsuit/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:19:18 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/tardy-conn-fire-chief-files-discrimination-lawsuit/
Chief Frank Alaimo said he was discriminated against because of a disability and that the city invaded his privacy
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Court tosses firefighters’ suit over gay parade order http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/30/court-tosses-firefighters-suit-over-gay-parade-order/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/30/court-tosses-firefighters-suit-over-gay-parade-order/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:20:58 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/30/court-tosses-firefighters-suit-over-gay-parade-order/
They said the men appeared as public servants who were relatively anonymous and called it a legitimate work assignment
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Testimony: Pa. fire chief knocked out of turnout coat http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/testimony-pa-fire-chief-knocked-out-of-turnout-coat/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/testimony-pa-fire-chief-knocked-out-of-turnout-coat/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:19:00 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/testimony-pa-fire-chief-knocked-out-of-turnout-coat/
Chief Rodney Paul Miller was knocked into a metal sign pole, which ripped off his coat when a motorist struck him on an interstate
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Ore. Supreme Court ruling favors disabled firefighters http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/ore-supreme-court-ruling-favors-disabled-firefighters/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/ore-supreme-court-ruling-favors-disabled-firefighters/#comments Tue, 04 Nov 2014 11:02:19 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/ore-supreme-court-ruling-favors-disabled-firefighters/
Officials sent the case of six disabled firefighters back to trial court for further proceedings
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Fired Idaho fire marshal files whistleblower lawsuit http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/29/fired-idaho-fire-marshal-files-whistleblower-lawsuit/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/29/fired-idaho-fire-marshal-files-whistleblower-lawsuit/#comments Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:20:48 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/29/fired-idaho-fire-marshal-files-whistleblower-lawsuit/
Doug Strosnider says he was wrongfully terminated after serving notice of violations
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Texas firefighters’ union to file suit over lost benefits http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/texas-firefighters-union-to-file-suit-over-lost-benefits/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/texas-firefighters-union-to-file-suit-over-lost-benefits/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:20:17 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/texas-firefighters-union-to-file-suit-over-lost-benefits/
They wanted a pension deal that would've let them increase their own contributions to maintain their retirement benefits
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Jury won’t hear DUI info during fire chief LODD trial http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/21/jury-wont-hear-dui-info-during-fire-chief-lodd-trial/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/21/jury-wont-hear-dui-info-during-fire-chief-lodd-trial/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:57:51 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/21/jury-wont-hear-dui-info-during-fire-chief-lodd-trial/
Matthew Diehl's trial is on Nov. 17 for third-degree murder, homicide by vehicle while DUI, hit and run and underlying offenses
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Calif. fire chief pleads not guilty in girlfriend’s slaying http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/21/calif-fire-chief-pleads-not-guilty-in-girlfriends-slaying/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/21/calif-fire-chief-pleads-not-guilty-in-girlfriends-slaying/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:34:07 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/21/calif-fire-chief-pleads-not-guilty-in-girlfriends-slaying/
Orville Fleming has been held without bail since his capture in May after he hid out under dense foliage for 16 days following the slaying
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