Court Keeps Title VII Case Against Treasury Alive

Law360, New York (December 10, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has refused to throw out a Title VII race discrimination claim against U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson in a suit brought by an investigative analyst at the Internal Revenue Service who also sued the Department of the Treasury for race bias more than a decade ago.

U.S. District Judge Jerome B. Simandle of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey signed an order Tuesday dismissing plaintiff Jeffrey Harley's claims under New Jersey anti-discrimination law, the First Amendment and the...
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