2 Dropped From Covington & Burling Bias Suit

Law360, New York (April 23, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A black former Covington & Burling LLP staff attorney pursuing a racial discrimination suit against the firm has dropped her claims against two co-workers.

Yolanda Young, who sued the firm in February, said in a court filing April 17 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia that she no longer wanted to assert claims against Sarah Wittig and Vanessa Natale, two staff attorneys she worked with at the time of the alleged racial harassment.

Young's suit against the firm and three of her...
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