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Ex-Gov't Atty Can Use Sexist Emails As Evidence, Judge Says

Law360, New York (February 21, 2017, 4:25 PM EST) -- A Washington federal judge will allow a former deputy criminal chief for the U.S. attorney’s office in Spokane to include crude emails from a male former colleague in her upcoming sex discrimination and equal pay trial against the U.S. Department of Justice, finding they are relevant to the case.

U.S. District Judge Donald W. Molloy on Feb. 17 agreed with former Assistant U.S. Attorney Katherine J. Bolton, who argued that the emails from her direct supervisor, Assistant U.S. Attorney Ainuddin Ahmed, demonstrate his disrespect of another...
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Case Information

Case Title

Bolton v. Lynch

Case Number



Washington Eastern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards


Donald W. Molloy

Date Filed

October 21, 2015

Government Agencies

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