Home Depot Hit With Religious Discrimination Suit

Law360, New York (July 28, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A Wisconsin man launched a discrimination suit against Home Depot USA Inc. on Friday, alleging he was fired after voicing his religious views on homosexuality to a gay co-worker who “flaunted” his sexual preference.

The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, contends that the plaintiff, Jeff Morgan, expressed his beliefs to a co-worker, named in the suit as Rob Thompson, after Thompson “openly discussed, if not flaunted” his homosexuality.

Morgan, who is seeking back pay, future earnings, court costs...
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