Ex-LA Times Sports Writer Is Paranoid, Psychologist Testifies
By Daniel Siegal (September 30, 2015, 8:07 PM EDT) -- Former Los Angeles Times sports columnist T.J. Simers, who alleges the paper trumped up allegations of unethical conduct to force his resignation, notched a "very high" score for paranoia in psychological testing, according to a psychologist testifying for the paper Wednesday in Simers' age discrimination trial.
Simers, 63, formerly a prominent columnist for the paper's sports section, has filed suit in state court against Los Angeles Times Communications LLC and the paper's parent, Tribune Company, seeking $18 million in compensatory and punitive damages for allegations that the paper forced him out in 2013 because of his age and because he had...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!