Ex-Wis. VA Secretary Hit With 3 Race Bias Suits

Law360, New York (July 20, 2011, 8:59 PM EDT) -- Former Secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs Kenneth Black was sued Wednesday in Wisconsin federal court by three men who claim he discriminated against white male employees.

In separate complaint, the three plaintiffs — all white men who say they were demoted, denied a job or pushed out because of their sex and race — accuse the ex-secretary, who is black, of regularly discriminating against white men.

All three complaints reference a March 4, 2010, meeting at which Black allegedly said that the WDVA...
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Case Title

Donovan, Timothy v. Black, Kenneth B.


Case Number

3:11-cv-00516

Court

Wisconsin Western

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

William M. Conley

Date Filed

July 19, 2011


Case Title

Wistrom, Gary v. Black, Kenneth B.


Case Number

3:11-cv-00515

Court

Wisconsin Western

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

William M. Conley

Date Filed

July 20, 2011

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