Court Nixes Retaliation Claim Against St. Luke’s

Law360, New York (April 20, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a victory for St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital Center, a federal court has tossed a social worker’s claims that she was fired after complaining about the behavior of a supervisor who allegedly made sexist and degrading comments about other staff members and patients.

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Friday granted St. Luke’s motion for summary judgment on the hostile work environment and retaliation claims of Charlotte Nugent because she failed to present sufficient evidence that any of the adverse actions...
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