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Jury Award Reduced on Title VII Claim (access required)

A female firefighter recruit who won a $250,000 jury award on her Title VII hostile environment claim against Fairfax County has the award reduced by the Alexandria U.S. District Court to $50,000, which is proportional to the injury sustained and within precedent. Based on the evidence adduced at trial, a reasonable jury could return a verdict ...