Hospital Settles Religious Bias Suit Over Veganism

Law360, New York (October 7, 2013, 1:53 PM EDT) -- Cincinnati Children's Hospital has settled a case brought by a former worker who filed a religious discrimination lawsuit after being fired for refusing to get a flu vaccination she said conflicted with her vegan beliefs, the parties told an Ohio federal court Friday.

Plaintiff Sakile Chenzira and the hospital let the court know they had agreed to lay down their swords Friday, two days after holding a settlement conference, according to minute entry order lodged with the court in Cincinnati. The flu vaccine, which Chenzira said...
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Case Information

Case Title

Chenzira v. Cincinnati Childrens' Hospital

Case Number



Ohio Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


S Arthur Spiegel

Date Filed

December 27, 2011

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