LA District Atty Can't Shake Discrimination Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (January 31, 2013, 9:48 PM ET) -- A California federal judge on Tuesday rejected Los Angeles District Attorney Steve Cooley's bid to toss a suit alleging he and other top-ranking prosecutors discriminated against a colleague for affiliating with a union and publicly criticizing the Cooley administration, finding the plaintiff had properly stated his claims.

Bozajian launched his suit in 2010, accusing Cooley and his cohorts Curtis Hazell, John Spillane, John Zajec, Jaquelyn Lacey, Janet Moore and Sharon Matsumoto of violating his constitutional rights by denying him promotions and suspending him from work in...
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Case Information

Case Title

James Bozajian v. County of Los Angeles et al

Case Number

2:12-cv-00625

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other

Judge

Otis D. Wright, II

Date Filed

January 23, 2012

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