On January 27, 2016 a Lee County jury (County Court) returned a plaintiff verdict of $85,891 in Nguyen v. Dao.

The plaintiff worked for Dao at the Ichiban Japanese Grill in Tupelo. She alleged that she was fired for reporting illegal activity and that she was not paid properly under the Fair Labor Standards

On Friday a federal court jury in Jackson rendered a total verdict of $107,100 in Robinson v. JSU and Fuller. 

The plaintiff Fredrick Robinson was the Director of Sports Medicine at Jackson State. He claimed that the Athletic Director (Dr. Vivian Fuller) fired him in retaliation for participating in an EEOC investigation against Fuller. That

On April 18, 2014 a federal court jury in Jackson rendered a plaintiffs’ verdict in the total amount of $271,200 in Smith v. Tower Automotive Operations USA.

The two plaintiffs were white employees of Tower Automotive in Meridian. The two plaintiffs alleged that they were fired in retaliation for their complaints about racist remarks

On Thursday a federal court jury returned a $700,000 verdict in Harshberger v. Hill-Rom Company.

Here is the Complaint. The plaintiff alleged that she was a successful sales person for defendant. Plaintiff alleged that defendant fired her after she reported that another employee was stealing mattresses from one of defendant’s customers and forging

On Thursday a North Mississippi Federal Court jury in the Delta Division rendered a total verdict of $771,000 in a retaliatory discharge trial against DeSoto County and jail administrator Steve Atkinson.

The plaintiffs were former jailers Tammy Williams, Cheryl Hambrick and Earl Russell. The plaintiffs alleged that they were fired for reporting Sgt. Stephen Winters for

On the heels of Saturday’s lackluster loss to Alcorn State in football Jackson State suffered another defeat today when a federal court jury in Jackson awarded LaVerne Gentry $100,000 in her lawsuit against J.S.U. for discrimination and retaliation. Here is the Clarion-Ledger’s article. Here is the Ledger’s article from last week when the trial started, which