Texas Officer's Suit Over Crotch Comments Closer To Trial

Law360 (February 8, 2021, 7:28 PM EST) -- A Houston federal judge upheld a local police officer's discrimination lawsuit where he said he was mistreated at work after complaining that a female co-worker had brandished a photo of his crotch in the office while making suggestive sounds.

U.S. District Judge Sim Lake refused Friday to hand the city of Houston a summary judgment win on Michael Gregg's lawsuit claiming the police department failed to safeguard him from sexual harassment. The judge rejected the city's assertion that the inappropriate touching and comments Gregg faced at work weren't severe enough to merit a hostile work environment claim. 

Gregg said during mandatory training in...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Attached Documents

Related Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Subscribers Only

Case Number

Subscribers Only


Subscribers Only

Nature of Suit

Subscribers Only


Subscribers Only

Date Filed

Subscribers Only

Law Firms

Judge Analytics

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!