Tuesday Morning Ex-CEO Sues, Says Ousted For Cancer

Law360, New York (May 17, 2013, 2:23 PM EDT) -- The former president and CEO of closeout retailer Tuesday Morning Corp. launched suit Thursday in Dallas County Court alleging she was wrongfully fired after she told the company about her cancer diagnosis.

Kathleen Mason’s suit against the company she headed for 12 years follows a discrimination charge she filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in August alleging Tuesday Morning fired her soon after she informed company executives in February 2012 that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer and was undergoing treatment.

Mason contends...
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