10th Circ. Clears Denver Fire Department In ADA Suit

Law360 (February 7, 2018, 8:38 PM EST) -- A Tenth Circuit panel on Wednesday backed a lower court’s decision giving a quick win to the Denver Fire Department in a firefighter’s suit claiming a supervisor violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by inappropriately divulging he had post-traumatic stress disorder after serving as a Marine in Iraq.

The panel backed a summary judgment award given to the city and its fire department in a suit from David Perez, who served in two combat deployments in Iraq, that said Capt. Randy Wells violated the ADA’s bar...
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Case Title

Perez v. Denver Fire Department, et al


Case Number

17-1128

Court

Appellate - 10th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3445 Americans w/Disab.Act-Empl

Date Filed

April 17, 2017

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