Jury Sides Against Former CNN Anchor In Bias Suit

Law360, New York (November 26, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal jury found on Wednesday that CNN did not engage in race or age discrimination against former roaming anchor Marina Kolbe when it refused to renew her contract in 2003.

A jury in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on Nov. 21 determined that there was no evidence to suggest that Kolbe, then 41, was fired from CNN in 2003 and subsequently rejected as a freelancer because the network wanted to replace her with younger or minority on-air talent, the Fulton...
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