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Attorney’s retaliatory termination claim survives (access required)

A lawyer’s claim that he was terminated by his municipal employer in retaliation for testifying about the mayor’s alleged corruption and abuse of power can go forward. Judge James P. Jones of the Western District of Virginia rejected the town’s argument that the lawyer’s job duties required him to criticize local officials and therefore his comments ...