White Would-Be Principal's Race, Sex Claims Survive

Law360, New York (October 28, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A white woman who sued the School Board of Brunswick County, Va., after she was passed over for a position as a high school principal in favor of a black man has had her race and sex discrimination claims upheld, but her retaliation claims dismissed.

Judge Henry E. Hudson of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia signed off on a memorandum opinion and order on Friday granting the defendants' motion for summary judgment with respect to plaintiff Pamela K. Hartnett's retaliation claims,...
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