6th Circ. Boots Judge From Firefighter's Revived ADA Suit

Law360, New York (February 27, 2014, 9:28 PM EST) -- The Sixth Circuit on Wednesday not only revived a disability bias claim asserted by an Ohio firefighter who lost vision in one eye, but also remanded the case to a different district court judge, calling the original judge's handling of the case “questionable.”

The appeals court overturned an Ohio federal court's grant of summary judgment to the City of Stow, Ohio, on firefighter Anthony Rorrer's discrimination claims under the Americans With Disabilities Act and state law, but affirmed the dismissal of his ADA and First Amendment...
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Case Information

Case Title

Anthony Rorrer v. City of Stow, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 6th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3445 Americans w/Disabilities Act-Empl

Date Filed

March 11, 2013

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