White NY Firefighter Cites Ricci In Race Bias Suit

Law360, New York (August 26, 2009, 4:15 PM EDT) -- A white Mount Vernon, N.Y., firefighter who has accused the city of reverse discrimination has called on a judge to find in his favor in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent ruling against the city of New Haven, Conn.

Joseph Carroll, who sued Mount Vernon, its mayor and its fire commissioner in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York in December 2007, filed a motion for summary judgment on Aug. 14 on the strength of the high court's June 29 ruling...
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