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‘Showing Up’ Is Essential Job Requirement (access required)

A Russian linguist hired as an instructor for the Department of Defense who had chronic attendance problems and ultimately was terminated for being AWOL cannot sue for disability discrimination based on her fear of flying; the Alexandria U.S. District Court ...

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Suit Dismissed for Failure to Exhaust (access required)

The Newport News U.S. District Court dismisses a nurse’s pro se complaint alleging disability discrimination suit because her charge filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission did not administratively exhaust claims filed in her suit. The amended complaint focuses this ...

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Restaurant Ended ‘Accommodations,’ Employee Says (access required)

A restaurant bakery manager who alleges employer accommodated her visual disability for several years by permitting her to arrive late, as she could not drive and took taxis, and by printing out her work schedule because she could not read ...

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