5th Circuit: Scientist Failed To Show Reinstatement Denial Was Discriminatory
(September 4, 2015, 1:47 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — A university researcher who was rendered partially disabled following an explosion while performing an experiment failed to show that the denial of her request for reinstatement to her former position was the result of national origin discrimination, a Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel ruled Sept. 1 (Mozaina Kobaisy v. University of Mississippi, et al., No. 14-60651, 5th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 15749).
(Opinion available. Document #73-150911-010Z.)
Mozaina Kobaisy, a native of Syria and naturalized U.S. citizen, was hired as a...