Academic freedom is the hallmark of any university, but maybe no place in country has gone as far to protect as the University of Colorado, the first public university to ban discrimination based on political philosophy and affiliation.
Employees at smaller Colorado businesses will have more legal remedies for discrimination cases under a bill Gov. John Hickenlooper signed into law amid strong opposition from business groups worried about litigation.
A push by Democrats to increase legal remedies for employee discrimination at small businesses is drawing strong opposition from Republicans who argue it will be damaging to employers.
Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
Leprino Foods Inc. has agreed to pay $550,000 to settle allegations of hiring discrimination at its Lemoore West facility in California.
The operator of the Chloe nightclub in downtown Denver is settling an allegation that it denied a black woman and her friends entry in August.
A same-sex couple is suing Summit County claiming they lost a home they were building because of discrimination by county officials.
Colorado Mountain College officials say they expect to complete their investigation into a discrimination complaint by mid-November.
The owners of a western Colorado hotel are disputing allegations in a federal lawsuit that accuses them of firing workers because the employers believed white and non-Hispanic workers were lazy.