7th Circuit Affirms Bias Ruling, Damages For Worker With Diabetes

(August 11, 2016, 10:28 AM EDT) -- CHICAGO — A former transit employee who lost his commercial driver’s license (CDL) as a result of his diabetes diagnosis successfully proved his disability bias claim following his termination and showed that he mitigated his damages when he attempted to start his own business, a Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel ruled June 28 (Jack Brown v. Kevin Smith, et al., No. 15-1114, 7th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 11772).

(Opinion available. Document #73-160812-027Z.)

Jack Brown worked for the City of Anderson, Ind., Transit System...
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