10th Circuit Partially Reinstates Supervisor’s Bias Claims For Denied Promotion
Mealey's (December 6, 2017, 1:37 PM EST) -- DENVER — A former warehouse supervisor may proceed with claims that he was denied promotion to one of two manager positions in April 2012 based on his race, a 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel ruled Nov. 24, reversing in part a district court’s summary judgment ruling for his former employer (Abiodun Sotunde v. Safeway, Inc., No. 16-1494, 10th Cir., 2017 U.S. App. LEXIS 23790).
(Order and judgment available. Document #73-171208-020Z.)
Safeway Inc., a grocery store chain, runs a Denver distribution center to receive and...